Geneva College

Civil Engineering Degree


Engineering and Computer Science Department

Geneva College offers a Civil Engineering concentration within its general Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree. Civil Engineers plan, design, construct, and operate buildings and large systems, often called infrastructure, that are used by the public. Civil engineers design targets (see mechanical engineering). Branches of civil engineering include structural, environmental, geotechnical, geomatics, transportation, and water resources engineering, as well as construction management and city and regional planning.

Civil Engineering Careers

Civil engineers work in both the public and private sectors and may have primary job responsibilities in design, research, construction, project and business management, field or laboratory testing, or regulatory enforcement.

Program Requirements

In addition to Geneva and general engineering core classes, students in the Civil Engineering concentration take classes in mathematics, science, and civil engineering. Example civil engineering courses include:

  • Geomatics Engineering (CIE 201)
  • Structural Analysis (CIE 231)
  • Geotechnical Engineering (CIE 407)
  • Urban Hydrology (CIE 451)
  • Transportation Engineering (CIE 301)
  • Site Development (CIE 321)
  • Reinforced Concrete Design (CIE 333)
  • Structural Steel Design (CIE 434)

If you are looking for civil engineering schools in Pennsylvania, we invite you to contact Geneva College for more information.
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    For the second year in a row, Geneva’s ABET-accredited engineering program placed in U.S. News & World Report’s Top 100 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs in the nation.

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