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Undergraduate Degree in Construction Engineering

The U.S. Department of Education defines a Construction Engineering educational program as:

A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific, mathematical, and management principles to the planning, design, and building of facilities and structures.  Includes instruction in civil engineering, structural principles, site analysis, computer-assisted design, geology, evaluation and testing, materials, contracting, project management, graphic communications, and applicable laws and regulations.

Construction engineering is involved in the planning, management, and building of structures and facilities essential to societies and communities as well as the overall improvement in the standard of living.  The availability of construction engineers is imperative to the rebuilding and maintaining of the infrastructure in the United States, while at the same time developing an emerging infrastructure to support the continued population growth and environment.  Federal, state, and local agencies project a faster than average growth rate for construction engineers over the next decade.

Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering program at Texas A&M University-Commerce will...

  • Engage in life-long growth within the construction profession as evidenced by, but not limited to, continuing education, participation in professional societies and conferences, industry certifications, or graduate education.
  • Serve as a catalyst for technology within the construction profession as evidenced by, but not limited to utilization of industry accepted project controls software, responsibility for developing recommendations for industry accepted systems, or serving as a liaison between company, vendors, and technology user groups.
  • Meet professional requirements necessary for engineering licensure.

Construction engineering at Texas A&M University-Commerce emphasizes the application of engineering and scientific concepts and principles required in the construction industry as well as current and future sustainable technologies. 

Construction Engineering Student Outcomes:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering

  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability

  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

  • An ability to communicate effectively

  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

  • A knowledge of contemporary issues

  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Annual Student Enrollment and Graduation Data

Click HERE to see the annual enrollment and graduation data for the Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering.

Construction Engineering Curriculum Check Sheet (Bachelor of Science)

Download a Construction Engineering Check Sheet to help you keep track of what classes you have taken, which ones you still need to take, and when to take them. Course Flowchart

Construction Engineering Degree Plan (Bachelor of Science)

Consult the A&M-Commerce Undergraduate Catalog for the official degree plan for the Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering and course descriptions.


Scholarships are available for qualified freshmen and transfer students. 

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