5. Electives (35 hours)
ECIV Laboratory Courses (2 hours)
Select two of the following:
ECIV Distribution Courses (12 hours)
ECIV distribution includes one course from four of the following five areas:
- water resources
The department maintains lists of courses for each area in the department office and on its website.
ECIV Electives (12 hours)
Four ECIV electives chosen from additional ECIV courses numbered 300 and above.
Engineering, Science, or Mathematics (ESM) Electives (9 hours)
Choose from a list of acceptable engineering, science and mathematics elective courses that is maintained in the department office and on its website.
See College of Engineering and Computing for entrance requirements, progression requirements, and special academic opportunities.
Minimum Course Grades
The Civil Engineering B.S.E. program requires that a grade of “C” or better be earned in each of the following courses: ENGL 101, ENGL 102, MATH 141, MATH 142, CHEM 111, PHYS 211, ECIV 200, ECIV 201, and ECIV 220.
Progression requirement policies are described in the College of Engineering and Computing section of this bulletin. For the purpose of these policies, Lower Division Courses for the Civil Engineering B.S.E. program consist of: ENGL 101, ENGL 102, MATH 141, MATH 142, MATH 241, CHEM 111, CHEM 111L, CHEM 112, CHEM 112L, PHYS 211, PHYS 211L, PHYS 212, PHYS 212L, and all Lower Division Engineering courses. Upper Division Courses for the Civil Engineering B.S.E. program consist of all ECIV courses number 300 and above, except ECIV 360.
Major GPA requirement policies are described in the College of Engineering and Computing section of this bulletin. For the purpose of these policies, the following courses are used to determine the Major GPA for the Civil Engineering B.S.E. program: all Lower Division Engineering courses, all Civil Engineering Major courses, and all courses used to satisfy a ECIV Laboratory Elective, ECIV Distribution Elective, and ECIV Elective.
Professional Development Requirement
This requirement is satisfied by completing one or more program-accepted Carolina Core courses for CMS and VSR, by ENGL 462, ENGL 463, PHIL 323, PHIL 324, or SPCH 230.