Department of Electrical, Computer, and Telecommunications Engineering Technology

Structural Design Minor

Semester Requirements

Todd Dunn, Minor Adviser
(585) 475-2900, gtdite@rit.edu

The structural design minor will broaden the learning experiences and professional opportunities of students in majors outside of civil engineering technology by creating a focus in structural design and analysis of steel and concrete structure. It will also introduce related design codes. This minor is designed to most readily accommodate students majoring in mechanical engineering technology or mechanical engineering. This minor is closed to students majoring in civil engineering technology.

Required Courses:
CVET-230 Elementary Structures
CVET-330 Structural Analysis and Dynamics
CVET-431 Structural Design–Steel
CVET-432 Structural Design–Reinforced Concrete

Elective—Choose one of the following:
CVET-433 Structural Timber Design
CVET-434 Design of Highway Bridges
CVET-435 Pre-stressed Concrete
CVET-436 Masonry Structures