Civil Engineering

After Graduation

CE alumni have positive things to say about their education. Every two years, graduates are polled in the CE Alumni Survey. Below are the recent results:

“The civil engineering courses I took at UE adequately prepared me for my current job.”

Response
2009 – 90%
2011 – 95%
2013 - 97%

“My immediate supervisor thought that I had good communication skills when I graduated from UE.”

Response
2009 – 88%
2011 – 95% Question eliminated in 2013 survey.

“My civil engineering education at UE prepared me for the ethical situations I have encountered in my career as an engineer.”

Response
2009 – 87%
2011 – 97%
2013 - 100%

“My UE experience prepared me to work with other cultures.”

Response
2009 – 75%
2011 – 92%
2013 - 96%

"I rate my UE education as excellent or above average.”

Response
2009 – 95%
2011 – 99%
2013 - 100%

“The UE civil engineering program is meeting its educational objectives.”

Response
2009 – 96%
2011 – 100% Question eliminated in 2013 survey.

What our Alumni Are Doing:

Alumni working in a primary CE specialty area
  2009 2011 2013
Transportation Engineering 33% 28% 26%
Water Res. Engineering 22% 26% 22%
Construction Engineering 19% 26% 28%
Structural Engineering 5% 12% 12%
Primary Employers of UE Graduates
  2009 2011 2013
Consulting Firm 47% 54% 53%
Construction Company 14% 22% 15%
State Government 15% 14% 17%