BS in Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering and Mechanics Program By Rice University |Top Universities

BS in Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering and Mechanics

BS in Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering and Mechanics

Rice University

Rice University, Houston, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    94
  • Degree BS
  • Study Level Bachelors

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Program Learning Outcomes for BS in Civil Engineering Students graduating from this program will be able to demonstrate: An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability. An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility. An ability to communicate effectively. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context. Recognition of the need for, and ability to engage in life-long learning. Knowledge of contemporary issues. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice. BS Program Objectives: (See department website External Link for additional information.) Develop/demonstrate strong problem-solving and communication skills Achieve leadership position in technical or managerial areas Demonstrate initiative and innovative thinking in project work Maintain a keen awareness of ethical, social, environmental, and global risk concerns Remain engaged in continuing learning, including advanced degrees Prepare for a Professional Engineering License This program based on Structural Engineering and Mechanics. In addition to Structural Engineering and Mechanics, there are Environmental Engineering, Hydrology and Water Resources, Urban Infrastructure, Reliability and Management also available.