ESSIE - University of Florida

The B. S. Civil Engineering Program at the University of Florida is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET:

415 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

All 7 degree programs (B. S., M. S., M. E. and PhD in Civil Engineering; and M. S., M. E., and PhD in Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering are accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA 30033

  • Undergrad & Graduate Program Mission & Objectives

    Departmental Mission

    The mission of the Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering is to deliver undergraduate and graduate degree programs that prepare Civil and Coastal engineers for successful careers in an increasingly global and interdisciplinary world, and to perform research that results in leading scientific contributions  that have a direct impact on our ability to renew, secure, and broaden the capabilities of our nation's infrastructure, environment and homeland security.

    Civil Engineering B. S. Program - Educational Objectives

    The UF Civil Engineering Program will produce graduates who:

    • Meet the needs and expectations of Civil Engineering employers and proceed toward the attainment of a Professional Engineering (P.E.) license;
    • Continue their education and pursue advanced degrees if they so desire.

    CCE Graduate - Educational Objectives

    The graduate Civil and Coastal Engineering Programs will produce graduates who:

    • Assume and/or advance to leadership roles in industry, government, and academia.
    • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge and a high level of competence in a specialty area within Civil and Coastal Engineering
    • Serve their profession and communities through the dissemination of advanced knowledge in peer-reviewed journal articles, textbooks, patents, presentations at technical conferences, and service on technical committees.
    • Become the educators of future generations of Civil and Coastal Engineers.
  • Civil Engineering B. S. Program - Student Outcomes

    Graduates of the University of Florida B.S. program in Civil Engineering will attain the following Student Outcomes:

    1. an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
    2. an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
    3. 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
    4. an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
    5. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
    6. an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
    7. an ability to communicate effectively
    8. the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
    9. a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
    10. a knowledge of contemporary issues
    11. an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
  • Enrollment and Degree by Academic Year