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  Nov 23, 2017
 
 
    
Semester Catalog 2017-2018

Department of Civil Engineering


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DEPARTMENT OFFICE
Engineering and Technology A212
Phone: (323) 343-4450
E-mail: ce.ecst@calstatela.edu
Website: http://www.calstatela.edu/academic/ecst/civil.htm

Civil Engineering is the broadest of the engineering disciplines, extending across many technical specialties, specialties that are not independent but interact with each other. Civil engineers plan, design, and supervise the construction of facilities that vary widely in nature, size and scope: space satellites and launching facilities, offshore structures, bridges, buildings, tunnels, highways, transit systems, dams, airports, irrigation projects, treatment and distribution facilities for water and collection and treatment facilities for wastewater.

In addition to facility design and construction, civil engineers also have options to teach and to participate in research. As you develop your skills, you will have the opportunity to move into the area of engineering management, overseeing the completion of entire projects.

The Faculty

Professors: Hassan Hashemian, Rupa P. Purasinghe, Mark R. Tufenkjian (Chair).
Associate Professor:  Gustavo B. Menezes, Tona Rodriquez-Nikl.
Assistant Professors:  Arezoo Khodayari, Wing Shun Kwan, Sonya Lopez, Mehran Mazari,
Emeriti: Frank R. Balle, Anjan K. Bhaumik, Raymond I. Jeng, Young C. Kim, Narendra B. Taly, Wen L. Wang.

Programs for this Department:

Undergraduate Major

Civil Engineering, B.S. 
Civil Engineering, Integrated B.S. / M.S. 
Graduate Major

Civil Engineering, M.S. 
 

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