Oct 04, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Civil Engineering: Environmental Engineering Specialization, BS


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Contact Information

Dr. James Stone
Professor and Head
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Civil/Mechanical 122
(605) 394-2443
E-mail: James.Stone@sdsmt.edu

Department Website

Students are responsible for checking with their advisors for any program modifications that may occur after the publication of this catalog.

A specialization is considered a separate major in South Dakota Mines’ student record system. In order to pursue this specialization, please request a change of major even if you are currently pursuing a major in the non-specialized version of Civil Engineering .

Civil Engineering (BS) is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org.

Curriculum Checklist


Freshman Year


First Semester


Total: 16

Second Semester


Total: 17

Sophomore Year


First Semester


Total: 18

Total: 18

Junior Year


Senior Year


First Semester


Total: 16

Second Semester


  • Credits: (0-3) 3
  • Department Approved Elective(s) Credits: 3 2
  • Department Approved Specialization Elective(s) Credits: 6 2
  • Upper Level Humanities or Social Sciences Elective Credits: 3 3
Total: 15

Total credits: 130


Notes:


1 Fulfills General Education requirement. Students should consult the “General Education Requirements” section of this catalog for a complete listing of all general education requirements.

2 The 15 credits of Department Approved Electives must meet the following requirements:

  • At least nine credits of 400-level CEE-prefix courses. This can include up to six credit hours of CEE 498 Undergraduate Research/Scholarship and up to three credit hours of CEE 491 Independent Study. A list of 400-level courses that fit these criteria can be found below.
  • Two courses or six credits must come from the Specialization Elective list below.

3 Select three credits of courses with a Social Science prefix (see gen ed Goal 3 for approved prefixes) or three credits of courses with a Humanities prefix (see gen ed Goal 4 for approved prefixes). All must be at the 300 or 400 level.

Four-credit version required for major.

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