Civil Engineering Technology Concentration

Civil Engineering Technology Concentration

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Civil engineering technicians help make the wonders of the modern world possible such as highways, bridges, transit systems, airports, water systems and other structures. They assist in such activities as the design of structural steel and reinforced concrete, monitoring construction, surveying and mapping, and assisting in the design of hydraulics structures.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates can find careers as a:

  • Civil Engineering Technician
  • Construction Inspector
  • Hydraulics Technician
  • Construction Materials Lab Technician

Salary Expectations:

National Annual Mean Wage: $48,300
Tennessee Annual Mean Wage: $49,900
O*Net Online, July 2015