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New Mexico State University

2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog


DEGREE: Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology

MAJOR: Engineering Technology - Civil

Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of the ABET, Inc.

Requirements (128 credits)

General Education (43 Credits)

State of New Mexico Common Core (37 credits)

Area I: Communications (10 credits)
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition

4 cr.

*Written Communications Elective

3 cr.

*Oral Communications Elective

3 cr.

*see the required courses section of the catalog for a full list of courses. Written Communications elective: ENGL 218G Recommended; Oral Communications Elective : COMM 265 Recommended

Area II: Mathematics (4 credits)
MATH 190GTrigonometry and Precalculus

4 cr. (3+2P)

Area III: Laboratory Science (8 credits)
CHEM 110GPrinciples and Applications of Chemistry

4 cr. (3+3P)

PHYS 211GGeneral Physics I

3 cr.

PHYS 211GLGeneral Physics I Laboratory

1 cr.

Area IV: Social and Behavioral Sciences (6 or 9 credits)

Students must complete 15 total credits from Area IV and V, with at least six credits from each area.

Anthropology, Economics, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology electives

6-9 cr.

*see the required courses section of the catalog for a full list of courses
Area V: Humanities and Fine Arts (6 or 9 credits)

Students must complete 15 total credits from Area IV and V, with at least six credits from each area.

History, Philosophy, Literature, Art, Music, Dance, or Theater electives

6-9 cr.

*see the required courses section of the catalog for a full list of courses

Institution Specific General Education (6 credits)

Viewing a Wider World Electives

6 cr.

*see the required courses section of the catalog for a full list of courses

Program Specific Requirements (85 credits)

Mathematics (6 credits)

MATH 235Calculus for the Technical Student I

3 cr.

MATH 236Calculus for the Technical Student II

3 cr.

Natural Science (3 credits)

PHYS 212GGeneral Physics II

3 cr.

E T 190Applied Circuits

4 cr. (3+2P)

E E 201Electric Circuit Analysis

3 cr.

Technical (30 credits)

A ST 311Statistical Applications

3 cr.

ENGR 100Introduction to Engineering

3 cr. (2+3P)

 

I E 451Engineering Economy

3 cr.

DRFT 109Computer Drafting Fundamentals

3 cr. (2+2P)

DRFT 143Civil Drafting Fundamentals

3 cr. (2+2P)

SUR 222Plane Surveying

3 cr. (2+3P)

Surveying Elective

3 cr.

Technical Electives

9 cr.

Engineering Technology (45 credits)

E T 154Construction Methods and Communications

3 cr.

E T 240Applied Statics

3 cr.

E T 241Applied Dynamics

3 cr.

E T 254Concrete Technology

3 cr. (2+2P)

E T 308Fluid Technology

3 cr.

E T 308 LFluid Technology Lab

1 cr. (3P)

E T 310Applied Strength of Materials

3 cr.

E T 310 LApplied Strength of Materials Lab

1 cr. (3P)

E T 332Applied Design of Structures I

4 cr. (3+3P)

E T 354Soil and Foundation Technology

4 cr. (3+3P)

E T 355Site/Land Development and Layout

3 cr.

E T 410Senior Seminar

1 cr.

E T 412Highway Technology

3 cr.

E T 418Applied Hydraulics

3 cr.

E T 420Senior Internship

1-6 cr.

E T 421Senior Project

3 cr.

E T 432Applied Design of Structures II

4 cr. (3+3P)

CONCENTRATION: Construction Technology

Students can fulfill the Construction Technology Concentration requirements by choosing four courses from below that also meet the technical and surveying elective requirements of the ET C major.

Technical and Surveying Elective Requirements

Three required courses:

E T 454Advanced Construction Technology

3 cr.

E T 455Cost Estimating and Scheduling

3 cr.

SUR 328Principles and Practices of Construction Surveying

3 cr. (2+3P)

Select one course from the following:

MGT 453Leadership and Motivation

3 cr.

MGT 454Work Teams in Organizations

3 cr.

MGT 461New Venture Creation

3 cr.

CONCENTRATION: Renewable Energy Technologies

Students can fulfill the Renewable Energy Technologies Concentration requirements by choosing four courses from below that also meet the technical and surveying elective requirements of the ET C major.

Technical and Survey Elective Requirements

E T 381Renewable Energy Technologies

3 cr.

 

E T 382Solar Energy Technologies

3 cr. (2+3P)

or

E T 384Wind and Water Energy Technologies

3 cr.

 

E T 386Sustainable Construction and Green Building Design

3 cr.

SUR 328Principles and Practices of Construction Surveying

3 cr. (2+3P)

CONCENTRATION: Transportation Technology

Students can fulfill the Transportation Technology Concentration requirements by choosing the four courses from below that also meet the technical and surveying elective requirements of the ET C major.

Technical and Survey Elective Requirements

C E 479Pavement Analysis and Design

3 cr.

E T 455Cost Estimating and Scheduling

3 cr.

E T 472Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

3 cr.

SUR 328Principles and Practices of Construction Surveying

3 cr. (2+3P)

CONCENTRATION: Water/Wastewater Technology

Students can fulfill the Water/Wastewater Technology Concentration requirements by choosing four courses from below that also meet the technical and surveying elective requirements of the ET C major.

Technical and Survey Elective Requirements

C E 256Environmental Engineering and Science

3 cr.

C E 356Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering

3 cr.

 

ENVE 455Solid and Hazardous Waste Systems Design

3 cr.

or

ENVE 456Environmental Engineering Design

3 cr. (2+3P)

 

SUR 328Principles and Practices of Construction Surveying

3 cr. (2+3P)