Civil Engineer

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

Why Choose Civil Engineering at WIU?

  • Develop knowledge in four areas of Civil Engineering: Geomechanics, Hydrology, Structures and Transportation
  • Access to a wide range of analysis and design software
  • Practical experience opportunities with professional or government stakeholders that can lead to full-time employment
  • Complete a capstone project with a professional/government mentor, an actual design situation, and real data

Program Availability

  • Quad Cities: entire program
  • Macomb: freshman and sophomore courses

Job Placements of WIU Graduates

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  • Shive-Hattery, Inc.
  • TerraCon Consultants, Inc.
  • US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Iowa Department of Transportation


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