Student Outcomes - SAC

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Fundamental knowledge

    Outcome TypeContent/Discipline Knowledge & Skills

    Define Outcome:
    Upon completion of the course of instruction, the student will be able to illustrate fundamental knowledge in at least one core area of the Civil & Environmental Engineering discipline.

  2. Advancement of knowledge

    Outcome TypeCritical Thinking Skills

    Define Outcome:
    Upon completion of the course of instruction, the student will be able to perform original research at the forefront of Civil & Environmental Engineering and produce a dissertation that advances the knowledge in the field or provides a better interpretation of the facts already known.

  3. Effective communication

    Outcome TypeCommunication Skills

    Define Outcome:
    Upon completion of the course of instruction, the student will be able to employ effective communication using written, oral and visual means.

  4. Advanced Knowledge

    Outcome TypeAdvanced knowledge in the subject matter.

    Define Outcome:
    Upon completion of the course of instruction, the student will be able to demonstrate mastery of the subject matter at an advanced level well beyond fundamental knowledge gained in the undergraduate learning.