Engineering Technology/Architectural and Civil Technology Career

Degree offered

Associate in Science in Engineering Technology (Architectural and Civil Technology)

Credits required 60/62

Dean

Sarmad Saman, sarmad.saman@bristolcc.edu

Program contact

Eileen Young, Department Chair and Professor of Engineering and Technology, eileen.young@bristolcc.edu

Program Code: TE

Concentration Code: CES

Program Goals Statement

This concentration prepares students to work as technicians for engineering consulting firms, structural engineers, architects, bridge inspectors, contractors and structural manufacturing companies.

Student Learning Outcomes

See Learning Outcomes.

Program Information

  • Students learn in modern laboratories on the latest computers and software and are taught by faculty with many years of professional experience. Students receive many hours of hands-on experience as well as exposure to background theory.
  • Students who haven’t taken basic math courses in high school may complete math prerequisites at BCC.

After BCC

  • Graduates work as home building contractors, design construction technicians, structural computer-aided designers, and industrial and commercial building fabricators.
  • 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 Education Courses

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

ARC 201Introduction to American Architecture

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:10

Social Phenomenon - Choose one

ART 106Survey of Art History II: Modern Art

3 credits

GVT 111U.S. Government

3 credits

GVT 112Comparative Government

3 credits

HST 111The West and the World I

3 credits

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

HST 113United States History to 1877

3 credits

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

HST 257History of Modern East Asia (China and Japan)

3 credits

PSY 271Global Leadership

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

Program Courses

CAD 101Computer Aided Drafting

3 credits

CAD 122Architectural Drawing

3 credits

EGR 124Soils and Foundations

3 credits

EGR 125Construction Estimating

3 credits

EGR 221Surveying I

4 credits

EGR 222Surveying II

4 credits

EGR 251Statics

3 credits

EGR 254Mechanics of Materials and Structures

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:27

Program Courses - Choose one

EGR 102Introduction to Sustainable and Green Energy Technologies

3 credits

EGR 103Computer Skills for Engineers and Technicians

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Program Electives - Choose one

CAD 128Civil Drafting and Design

3 credits

CAD 1253D Architecture, Building, and Landscape Design

3 credits

CED 210Cooperative Work Experience

3 credits

CHM 113Fundamentals of Chemistry I

4 credits

EGR 226Legals Aspects of Boundary Surveying

3 credits

EGR 244Water Supply and Hydrology

4 credits

GIS 101Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

3 credits

EGR 299Engineering Projects

3 credits

PHY 102Technical Physics II

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:6-8

Math and Science Courses

PHY 101Technical Physics I

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:14-16

For students with adequate mathematic preparedness and interested in transfer, PHY 211 & PHY 212 may be substituted for PHY 101 & PHY 102

Choose two sequential Math Courses

MTH 152College Algebra

3 credits

MTH 172Precalculus with Trigonometry

4 credits

Or

MTH 214Calculus I

4 credits

MTH 215Calculus II

4 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

EGR 125Construction Estimating

3 credits

PHY 101Technical Physics I

4 credits

And

MTH 152College Algebra

3 credits

Or

MTH 172Precalculus with Trigonometry

4 credits

Or

MTH 214Calculus I

4 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

EGR 124Soils and Foundations

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

MTH 172Precalculus with Trigonometry

4 credits

Or

MTH 214Calculus I

4 credits

Or

MTH 215Calculus II

4 credits

CAD 101Computer Aided Drafting

3 credits

EGR 102Introduction to Sustainable and Green Energy Technologies

3 credits

And

EGR 103Computer Skills for Engineers and Technicians

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

EGR 221Surveying I

4 credits

EGR 251Statics

3 credits

HST 113United States History to 1877

3 credits

Or

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

Program Elective

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

EGR 222Surveying II

4 credits

EGR 254Mechanics of Materials and Structures

4 credits

Global Awareness Elective

3 credits

CAD 122Architectural Drawing

3 credits

ARC 201Introduction to American Architecture

3 credits

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