Bachelor of Science in Technology (B.S.T.) Major in Engineering Technology (Civil Engineering Technology Concentration)

Minimum required: 120-121 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  3. Students entering Texas State with fewer than 16 credit hours completed after high school graduation will be required to take US 1100. All others will be exempt from taking this course. Students may be required to earn an additional elective to reach the 120 minimum total credit hour requirement for the awarding of a degree.
  4. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  5. If two years of the same language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of such high school language, two semesters of the same modern language must be taken at the college level.

Course Requirements 

First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
MATH 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020 [TCCN MATH 2413])4MATH 2472 (Component Area Option Code 092 [TCCN MATH 2414])4 
CHEM 1335
CHEM 1135 (Life and Physical Sciences Component Code 030 [TCCN CHEM 1409 or 1309 & 1109])
4CSM 23133 
US 11001PHYS 1430 (Component Area Option Code 030 [TCCN PHYS 2425)4 
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010 [TCCN ENGL 1301])3Communication Component Code 0103 
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070 [TCCN GOVT 2306])3  
 15 14 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
American History Component Code 0603TECH 23513TECH 21901
ECO 2301 (Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080 [TCCN ECON 1301])13American History Component Code 0603 
PHYS 2425 (Component Area Option Code 093 [TCCN PHYS 2426] )4CSM 21601 
CSM 23423TECH 23443 
 CS 1342 or 1428 (TCCN COSC 1437)3-4 
 POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070 [TCCN GOVT 2305])3 
 13 16-17 1
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
CSM 33603CIM 34204 
PHIL 1320 (Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 [TCCN PHIL 2306])23MGT 33033 
CSM 33613CSM 43613 
IE 33203ENGR 33153 
CSM 43133Creative Arts Component Code 050 [HUMA 1315]3 
 15 16 
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
CSM 33663MGT 43303 
CSM 43643TECH 33453 
TECH 33643CSM 43603 
CSM 43693CSM 43803 
CIM 33403CSM 33633 
 15 15 
Total Hours: 120-121

While ECO 2301 is strongly preferred, the department will allow other Social and Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080 courses to satisfy this requirement.


While PHIL 1320 is strongly preferred, the department will allow PHIL 1305 to satisfy this requirement. Other Language, Philosophy, and Culture Component Code 040 courses will not satisfy this requirement.