Core Engineering Courses

  • Engineering Orientation
  • Professional Seminar
  • Fundamentals of Graphics
  • Introduction to Design Techniques
  • Engineering Economic Analysis
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Analytical Methods in Engineering
  • Engineering Materials
  • Introduction to Electrical Engineering
  • Basic Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Introduction to Fluid Mechanics

Civil Engineering Courses

  • Engineering Surveying
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Introduction to Structural Design
  • Water Resources Design
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Senior Design

Technical Electives

The Civil Engineering and Mechanics department offers many electives that allow students to concentrate in one of four areas:

  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Transportation and Municipal Engineering
  • Water Resource and Environmental Engineering

Math and Science

Students will take the following courses:

  • Calculus I, II, and III
  • Calculus-Based Physics I and II
  • Chemistry for Engineering

General Education Requirements

All UWM students are responsible for completing General Education Requirements in arts, humanities, and social sciences, as well as competency requirements in English and a foreign language.

See more guidelines by reading our curriculum.

The Civil & Environmental Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.