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2015-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering Program

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Farouk Mishu, Ph.D., P.E. Interim Chair and Professor
ET 242 A. P. Torrence Hall
Telephone: 615-963-5421

Faculty: F. Mishu, P. Paily, D. Martin, R. Painter, D. Chimba, C. Armwood, D. Denkenberger

General Statement: The Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering at Tennessee State University offers coursework and study pertinent to Civil Engineering and Architectural Engineering. Students completing the program may enter the profession as engineers in civil, structural, architectural, geotechnical, transportation, water resources, environmental, hydraulics, or construction disciplines. Through choice of the proper coursework’s, a student has the opportunity to channel academic studies specifically towards his/her career choice.

Graduates of the program may commence their engineering careers in either industry, engineering consulting firms, construction firms or public service at the federal, state, or local level. Initial assignments may include planning, design and implementation of water resources systems; planning and design of transportation and housing systems; regional planning, design, and management for abatement of air, water and solid waste pollution problems; design of bridges and single and multistory structures; mechanical and electrical systems and supervision of construction projects. The Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Engineering and the Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering are accredited by Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology [EAC/ABET].

Department Mission

The Civil and Architectural Engineering department at Tennessee State University provides students with a supportive learning environment, hands-on experiential opportunities, a culture of scholarship and research, and to prepare them to be successful technical and design professionals. The department strives to enable students to become life-long learners, skillful communicators, and effective practitioners and leaders in a global community.




      Architectural EngineeringCivil and Environmental Engineering

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