Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering

Check in to find out what's happening around campus and our department.

Upcoming Events and Opportunities

  1. Peppermint care packages are available in the department office through the end of final exams.  The smell of peppermint is supposed to help improve focus and alertness. 
  2. Open house scheduled for community college students interested in learning more about our college.  December 10.
  3. Pape-Dawson is hiring summer interns.  Apply on Handshake.
  4. The Department of Defense offers a SMART scholarship for students pursuing STEM degrees.  This comes with tuition, annual stipend, internship, and a guaranteed job post-graduation. 
  5. ASCE meets every Thursday at 6 pm in McNeil 302.  All interested students are welcome.
  6. The Savannah River Environmental Science Field Station is now accepting applications for summer interns.  Due March 15.
  7. The City of Kingsville is looking for a full-time engineering assistant.
  8. Students who are currently enrolled in graduate school or plan to attend graduate school next fall should consider applying for the IBUILD Graduate Research Fellowship

Academic Resources

  1. Looking for tutoring?  Stop by the JESSC!  Remember the JESSC offers a wide range of services to foster student success.
  2.  All CEAE students are eligible to participate in new a transcripted certificate program focusing on materials and standards.  Contact Dr. Bailey for details.
  3. Visit Scholarship Universe to apply for all TAMUK scholarships.
  4. The Jernigan Library is offering extended hours during finals.

Career Preparation

  1. The Corpus Christi chapter of ASCE and several local firms are providing shadowing opportunities for students interested in visiting local engineering offices.  Please email Dr. Bailey if you want to participate.  Open to both CE and AE students. 
  2. Looking for a job on or off campus?  Be sure to sign up on Javelina Careers, offered through TAMUK's Career Engagement office. 
  3. Did you know that the JESSC has an internship coordinator who can help you fine-tune your job search?  Contact for more information. 
  4. FE PREP COURSE AVAILABLE! Discounted PPI program available to students for $95.  Each student will receive access to an electronic copy of PPI’s review manual, 2 attempts at a 110 question mock exam, and 6 months of access to online questions and other review material.  Interested students should contact Austin McCoy (
  5. Thinking about graduate school?  The fast-track program allows undergraduate students to take up to three classes that count for both undergraduate and graduate credit.  For more information, speak to Dr. Choi (  Graduate fellowship opportunities are available for talented undergraduates wanting to work on their M.S. in Civil Engineering at TAMUK.