If you want to design and build the foundation for a modern society, then our accredited civil engineering program is for you.
You will learn to solve some of the most important issues facing humankind today – such as deteriorating infrastructure, water sources and purification, clean and renewable energy, limited resources, pollution and public health.
Design and Build a Modern Society
To prepare you for this vital role, Jewell’s ABET accredited civil engineering degree is designed with an emphasis on the environmental, social and economic impacts of our decisions. These are the defining elements of providing sustainable solutions that you will experience across the curriculum and the focus of engineering at Jewell.
Civil engineering is a broad and continually changing field, and that is precisely why a degree from Jewell will uniquely prepare you to address the needs of the profession and our society. Your education will include technical content from four areas within civil engineering – environmental, geotechnical, water resources and structural. But it doesn’t stop there. As a Jewell educated engineer, you will also enjoy the benefits of a broad base of learning skills, a depth of intellectual perspective and the critical thinking skills necessary to lead and make a difference in the world around you.
A Jewell civil engineering degree is just the beginning. Your Jewell education will prepare you to engage in professional engineering practice, pursue graduate studies and help connect you with your purpose. You will be equipped with the knowledge to confidently analyze and solve complex problems, design solutions that consider the various economic, societal, ethical and environmental implications of your work, and later advance into leadership positions in your profession and in service to your community.
“Jewell is on the short list of liberal arts ABET-accredited civil engineering schools in the country. The training our students receive in civil engineering combined with our Critical Thought and Inquiry Core Curriculum uniquely prepares Jewell graduates to make an immediate impact in the engineering community and solving global issues.”Dr. Will Lindquist, Associate Professor and Chair of Engineering