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Civil Engineering

For students attending: City Colleges of Chicago
Who plan to major in: Civil Engineering

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: Comparative Religion, Fine Arts, History, Humanities, Literature, or Philosophy (not PHIL 105). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics (not ECON 133), Geography, Political Science, Psychology (not PSYCH 240), Social Sciences, or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II. Required courses for the Civil Engineering degree:

CCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 207 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 208 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 209 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 210 Differential Equations MATH 252
CIS 142 or ENGR 190
C-based Programming Language or Computer Applications in Engineering CS 104
CHEM 201 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
PHYS 235 Mechanics & Wave Motion PHYS 123
PHYS 236 Electricity & Magnetism PHYS 221
PHYS 215 or ENGR 206 Statics or Elements of Mechanics: Statics CAE 286
PHYS 216 Dynamics MMAE 305
PHYS 217 Mechanics of Materials CAE 287
ENGR 111 Introduction to the Engineering Profession CAE 110 and CAE 111
ENGR 131 Engineering Graphics and Introduction to Design CAE 100 and CAE 101

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018