Construction Engineering: Sample Four Year Plans

Construction Engineering

The Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction offers Construction Engineering at our Lincoln City Campus location as well as at our Omaha Campus. Select your campus location to view the Construction Engineering four year plan.

Lincoln Campus

Lincoln Campus - Example Four Year Plan

Semester 1
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I (with lab) 4 cr
CNST 103 Introduction to Construction Engineering 1 cr
CSCE 150 Introduction to Computer Programming 3 cr
MATH 106 Analytic Geometry & Calculus I 5 cr
JGEN 200 Technical Communication I 3 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 16
Semester 2
MECH 130 Introduction to CAD 2 cr
MATH 107 Analytic Geometry & Calculus II 5 cr
PHYS 211 General Physics I 4 cr
PHYS 221 General Physics Lab 1 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
** **** ACE elective 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 15
Semester 3
CIVE 221 Geometric Control Systems 3 cr
ENGM 223 Engineering Statics 3 cr
COMM 311 Business & Professional Communication 3 cr
MATH 208 Analytic Geometry & Calculus III 4 cr
PHYS 212 General Physics II 4 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 17
Semester 4
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
ISME 206 Engineering Economics I 3 cr
ENGM 325 Mechanics of Elastic Bodies 3 cr
ENGM 373 Engineering Dynamics 3 cr
MATH 221 Differential Equations 3 cr
** **** ACE elective 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 15
Semester 5
CIVE 310 Fluid Mechanics 3 cr
CIVE 341 Introduction to Structural Engineering 4 cr
CONE 378 Construction Estimating I 3 cr
CONE 241 Construction Methods & Equipment 3 cr
STAT 380 Probability & Statistics (or IMSE 321) 3 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 16
Semester 6
CIVE 334 Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering 4 cr
CIVE 378 Materials of Construction 3 cr
ECON 212 Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr
ELEC 211 Elements of Electrical Engineering 3 cr
** **** ACE elective 3 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 16
Semester 7
CONE 476 Project Budgets & Controls 3 cr
CIVE 440 Reinforced Concrete Design I 3 cr
CONE 485 Construction Project Planning & Control 3 cr
CONE 414 Accident Prevention in Construction 3 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
** **** Technical Design elective 3 cr
** **** ACE elective 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 18
Semester 8
CIVE 441 Steel Design I 3 cr
CONE 489 Construction Capstone 3 cr
BLAW 371 Legal Environment 3 cr
CNST 420 Professional Practice 3 cr
CONE 496 Professional Practice 0 cr
** **** Technical Design elective 3 cr
** **** ACE elective 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 18

*Three-credit hour course. Two credit hours are counted toward the degree.

Omaha Campus

Omaha Campus - Example Four Year Plan

1st Year - 1st Semester
CONE 1030 Intro to Construction Engineering 1 cr
SPCH 1110 Public Speaking Fundamentals 3 cr
MATH 1950 Calculus I 5 cr
CHEM 1180 General Chemistry 3 cr
CHEM 1184 General Chemistry Lab 1 cr
CIST 1400 Computer Programming 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 16
1st Year - 2nd Semester
AE 2250 Construction Graphics & Design Process 3 cr
MATH 1960 Calculus II 5 cr
PHYS 1154 General Physics Lab I 1 cr
PSHY 2110 General Physics 4 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 13
2nd Year - 1st Semester
CONE 2210 Geometric Control Systems 3 cr
MENG 2230 Engineering Statics 3 cr
ENGL 3980 Technical Writing Across Disciplines 3 cr
MATH 1970 Calculus III 4 cr
PHYS 2120 General Physics II 4 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 17
2nd Year - 2nd Semester
CONE 2060 Engineering Economics I 3 cr
EM 3250 Mechanics of Elastic Bodies 3 cr
CONE 2110 Constr. Business and Management 3 cr
MENG 3730 Engineering Dynamics 3 cr
MATH 2350 Differential Equations I 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 15
3rd Year - 1st Semester
CIVE 310 Fluid Mechanics 3 cr
CE 341 Introduction to Structural Engineering 4 cr
CONE 3780 Construction Estimating I 3 cr
CONE 3190 Construction Methods and Equipment 3 cr
STAT 3800 Probability and Statistics 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 16
3rd Year - 2nd Semester
CIVE 334 Intro to Geotechnical Engineering 4 cr
CIVE 378 Materials of Construction 3 cr
ECON 2200 Principles of Economics (Micro) 3 cr
ELEC 2110 Elements of Electrical Engineering 3 cr
ACE Elective   3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 16
4th Year - 1st Semester
CONE 4760 Project Budgets and Controls 3
CIVE 440 Reinforced Concrete Design I 3 cr
CONE 4850 Construction Planning & Control 3 cr
CONE 4140 Accident Prevention in Construction 3 cr
  Technical Design Elective 3 cr
  ACE Elective 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 18
4th Year - 2nd Semester
CIVE 4410 Steel Design I 3 cr
CIVE 4410 Steel Design I 3 cr
CONE 4890 Construction Capstone 3 cr
LAWS 3930 Business Law Fundamentals 3 cr
  Technical Design Elective 3 cr
  ACE Elective 3 cr
  TOTAL CREDITS 18
Course Information
  Consult the UNL Graduate Studies Bulletin for course descriptions.