Civil Technology Career Program

Degree offered

Associate in Science in Engineering Technology (Civil Concentration)

Credits required 61/66

Dean Peter Schuyler

Program contact Anthony Ucci, Department Chair and Professor of Engineering and Technology, ext. 2127

Program Goals Statement

This option prepares students to work as technicians in the private and public sector for civil engineering consulting firms, construction companies, land developers, public works agencies, highway departments, and surveyors.

Student Learning Outcomes

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Program Information

Students receive many hours of hands-on experience as well as exposure to background theory in modern laboratories and computer labs taught by faculty with many years of professional experience.

Students may complete math prerequisites at BCC.

After BCC

Alumni work for land development companies, surveyors, and city, town, and state governments.

If you plan to transfer to a four-year institution, visit the Transfer Affairs website at BristolCC.edu/transfer

Infused General Education Competencies

Oral Communication

Degree Requirements

General Courses

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:9

Elective Courses – Choose one Global Awareness elective

ART 105History of Art: Ancient, Medieval and World Art

3 credits

ART 106History of Art: Renaissance to Modern

3 credits

SOC 101Principles of Sociology

3 credits

SOC 212The Sociology of Social Problems

3 credits

SOC 252The Sociology of Human Relations

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Choose one Humanities elective

ARC 201Introduction to American Architecture

3 credits

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

COM 118Communication Skills

3 credits

PHL 152Ethics: Making Ethical Decisions in a Modern World

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

or foreign language recommended

Core Courses

CAD 101Computer Aided Drafting

3 credits

CAD 128Civil Drafting and Design

3 credits

EGR 124Soils and Foundations

3 credits

EGR 125Construction Estimating

3 credits

EGR 221Surveying

4 credits

EGR 222Surveying II

4 credits

EGR 251Statics

3 credits

EGR 254Mechanics of Materials and Structures

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:27

Choose one of the following

EGR 102Introduction to Sustainable and Green Energy Technologies

3 credits

EGR 103Computer Skills for Engineers and Technicians

3 credits

Technical Elective

3-4 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Technical elective: Choose EGR only

Core Electives – Choose two Technical electives from

MTH 214Calculus I

4 credits

ELECTIVE

3 credits

ELECTIVE

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:6-8

CAD, CED, CHM 113, EGR, GIS, , PHY

Math and Science Electives

MTH 141Technical Mathematics I

4 credits

MTH 142Technical Mathematics II

4 credits

PHY 101Technical Physics I

4 credits

MTH 171Precalculus - Functions

3 credits

MTH 173Trigonometry

3 credits

For students with adequate mathematics preparedness and interested in transfer, MTH 171

and MTH 173 may be substituted for MTH 141 and MTH 142

Suggested Technical Electives

CHM 113Fundamentals of Chemistry I

4 credits

CAD 1253D Architecture, Building, and Landscape Design

3 credits

CAD 122Architectural Drawing

3 credits

CED 210Cooperative Work Experience I

3 credits

CED 220Cooperative Work Experience II

3 credits

And

MTH 214Calculus I

4 credits

Or

PHY 102Technical Physics II

4 credits

And

MTH 171Precalculus - Functions

3 credits

And

MTH 173Trigonometry

3 credits

EGR 172Material Science

4 credits

EGR 123Green Building Practices

4 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

EGR 125Construction Estimating

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

PHY 101Technical Physics I

4 credits

And

MTH 141Technical Mathematics I

4 credits

Or

MTH 173Trigonometry

3 credits

And

EGR 102Introduction to Sustainable and Green Energy Technologies

3 credits

Or

EGR 103Computer Skills for Engineers and Technicians

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

EGR 124Soils and Foundations

3 credits

CAD 101Computer Aided Drafting

3 credits

And

MTH 142Technical Mathematics II

4 credits

Or

MTH 171Precalculus - Functions

3 credits

And

Global Awareness Elective

3 credits

Or

Humanities Elective

3 credits

Or

Technical Elective

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Summer

Summer courses will reduce fall and spring semester course loads.

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

EGR 221Surveying

4 credits

EGR 251Statics

3 credits

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

CAD 128Civil Drafting and Design

3 credits

And

Global Awareness Elective

3 credits

Or

Humanities Elective

3 credits

Or

Technical Elective

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

EGR 222Surveying II

4 credits

EGR 224Elements of Structural Design

3 credits

And

Global Awareness Elective

3 credits

Or

Humanities Elective

3 credits

Or

Technical Elective

3 credits

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