Master of Engineering - CE Course of Study, Construction Engineering Concentration

Revised: July 2015

CEM Program of Study   

MS

MEng

Course Number

Course Title

Credits

Term(s) Offered

CEM Core Courses  (R = Required, E = Elective) 

R

R

CE 507F

CCE Grad Seminar – Fall

1

F

R

E

CE 507W

CCE Grad Seminar – Winter

1

W

R

E

CE 507Sp

CCE Grad Seminar – Spring

1

Sp

E

E

*CE 520

Engineering Planning

4

F, W

E

E

*CE 524

Contracts and Specifications

4

W, Sp

E

E

*CE 527

Temporary Construction Structures

4

W, Sp

E

E

*CEM 541

Heavy Civil Construction Management

4

Sp

E

E

*CEM 543

Project Management for Construction

4

W, Sp

R

R

CEM 551

Project Controls

4

Sp

E

E

CEM 553

Construction Business Management

4

Sp

R**

R**

CCE 520

Advanced Concrete Construction

3

F

(even-numbered years)

R**

R**

CCE XXX

Advanced Marine Construction

3

F

(odd-numbered years)

E

E

*CCE 522

Green Building Materials

3

W

E

E

CCE 525

Construction Site Systems Engineering

3

Sp

R

R

CCE 526

Design for Safety

3

F

E

E

CCE 529

Lean Construction

3

W

R

R

CCE 552

Risk Management

4

F

 

 

 

Subtotal

23 (min.)

 

 Other Recommended Courses

E

E

*ST 511, 512, 513

Methods of Data Analysis

4, 4, 4

 

E

--

^IE 594

Research Methods in Engineering

3

 

E

E

 

+Other CEM, CE, and CCE courses

 

 

E

E

 

+Other College of Engineering courses

 

 

E

E

 

+Other OSU courses

 

 

Research Thesis or Project

R

N/A

CE 503

or CE 506

Thesis

or Project

Thesis: 6-9

Project: 3-6

F, W, Sp, Su

 

 

 

Total Program of Study

45 (min.)

 

Notes: 

1. * 4xx/5xx (slash) course. See also OSU Graduate School website for slash course credit limitations. 

2. ** Either CCE 520 – Advanced Concrete Construction or CCE XXX – Advanced Marine Construction. 

3. ^ IE 594 or other similar course on research methods. 

4. + Approved by CEM graduate committee. 

5. N/A = Not applicable 

6. Students must meet with a CEM faculty member prior to or during their first term of study to discuss and plan their program of study.  

7. See CCE and OSU Graduate School websites for additional program of study requirements.