Civil and Structural/Earthquakes Engineering SF Scholars Roadmap

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterUnits
Select One (Major Core): 3-5
General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry  
Chemistry for the Energy and the Environment (B1, B3, ES)  
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
ENGR 100 Introduction to Engineering (Major Core) 1
ENGR 101 Engineering Graphics (Major Core) 1
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Core, B4) 2 4
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) 3,4 3
 Units15-17
Spring Semester
ENGR 271 Introduction to MATLAB (Major Core) 1
MATH 227 Calculus II (Major Core) 4
PHYS 220
PHYS 222
General Physics with Calculus I
and General Physics with Calculus I Laboratory (Major Core, B1, B3)
4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Second Year
Fall Semester
ENGR 102 Statics (Major Core) 3
ENGR 200 Materials of Engineering (Major Core) 3
MATH 228 Calculus III (Major Core) 4
PHYS 230
PHYS 232
General Physics with Calculus II
and General Physics with Calculus II Laboratory (Major Core)
4
GE Area C 3
 Units17
Spring Semester
ENGR 201 Dynamics (Major Core) 3
ENGR 205 Electric Circuits (Major Core) 3
ENGR 235 Surveying (Major Core) 3
MATH 245 Elementary Differential Equations and Linear Algebra (Major Core) 3
PHYS 240
PHYS 242
General Physics with Calculus III
and General Physics with Calculus III Laboratory (Major Core)
4
 Units16
Third Year
Fall Semester
ENGR 300 Engineering Experimentation (Major Core) 5 3
ENGR 304 Mechanics of Fluids (Major Core) 3
ENGR 309 Mechanics of Solids (Major Core) 3
ENGR 434 Principles of Environmental Engineering (Major Core) 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units18
Spring Semester
ENGR 302 Experimental Analysis (Major Core) 5 1
ENGR 323 Structural Analysis (Major Core) 3
ENGR 429 Construction Management (Major Core) 3
ENGR 430 Soil Mechanics (Major Core) 3
ENGR 436 Transportation Engineering (Major Core) 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) 3
 Units16
Fourth Year
Summer Semester
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units6
Fall Semester
ENGR 425 Reinforced Concrete Structures (Major Core) 3
ENGR 696 Engineering Design Project I (Major Core) 6 1
ENGR 800 Engineering Communications (Graduate Core) 3
Major Upper-Division Electives (12 Units Total) - Take Two 7 6
Graduate Electives (12-15 Units) - Take One 8 3
 Units16
Spring Semester
ENGR 697GW Engineering Design Project II - GWAR (Major Core) 2
ENGR 801 Engineering Management (Graduate Core) 3
Major Upper-Division Electives (12 Units Total) - Take Two 7 6
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units17
Fifth Year
Fall Semester
ENGR 833 Principles of Earthquake Engineering (Graduate Core) 3
Select One (Culminating Experience): 3
Research  
Graduate Elective 8
 
Graduate Electives (12-15 Units) - Take Two 8 6
 Units12
Spring Semester
ENGR 836 Structural Design for Earthquakes (Graduate Core) 3
ENGR 895
Applied Research Project (Culminating Experience)
or Master's Thesis
3
Graduate Electives (12-15 Units) - Take One 8 3
 Units9
 Total Units157-159