What is Civil Engineering Technology?
Civil engineering technicians help civil engineers plan and oversee the building of highways, buildings, bridges, dams, waste water treatment systems, and other structures and do related research. Some estimate construction costs and specify materials to be used Some may even prepare drawings or perform land-surveying duties. Others may set up and monitor instruments used to study traffic conditions.
What are my career options?
Transportation, water supply, and pollution control systems, as well as large buildings and building complexes. Civil engineering technicians could also work with Federal, State, or Local Governments as well as Civil Engineering Consultants in the private sector.
What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?
- Associate of Applied Science
Length of Program
You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.