4-Year Plan

An Eight-Semester Curriculum Plan Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (For all CE students starting the major in Fall 2012 and later)

Freshman Year

1st Semester

  • Math 30 + - 3
  • Engl. 1A - 3
  • Oral Comm. - 3
  • Engr. 10 (GE Area E) - 3
  • CE8 - 3

Total - 15

2nd Semester

  • Math 31 - 4
  • Physics 50 ++ - 4
  • Engl. 1B - 3
  • Chem 1A - 5

Total - 16

Sophomore Year

3rd Semester

  • Math 32 - 3
  • Physics 51 ++ - 4
  • Am. Stu. 1A * - 6*
  • CE 20 - 3

Total - 16

4th Semester

  • Math 133A - 3
  • Am. Stu. 1B * - 6*
  • Geology 2 - 3
  • CE 095 - 3
  • Take WST - 0

Total - 15

Junior Year

5th Semester

  • ME 101 - 3
  • ME 111 - 3
  • CE 112 - 3
  • Engr. 100W ** - 3
  • CE 130 - 2

Total - 14

6th Semester

  • CE 121 - 3
  • CE 140 - 3
  • CE 150 - 3
  • CE 160 - 3
  • CE 192 - 2

Total - 14

Senior Year

7th Semester

  • CE 120 - 1
  • CE 131 - 3
  • CE 170 - 3
  • CE 190 - 2
  • CE Elective - 3
  • SJSU Studies (GE Area S) ** - 3

Total - 15

8th Semester

  • CE 162 - 3
  • CE 181 - 3
  • CE Elective - 3
  • CE Elective - 3
  • SJSU Studies (GE Area V) ** - 3

Total - 15

Notes

  • + Math 30P can replace Math 30
  • ++ Physics 70 and 71 can replace Physics 50 and 51
  • * American Studies 1A and 1B can also be met by taking 12-units from GE Areas C1, C2, D1, D2, D3 and U.S institution (See Engineering Student Success Center).
  • ** 9 units of upper division GE must be taken from College of Engineering approved list of GE courses (Engr 100W & Area S & V ). Consult with the Engineering Student Success Center.