Department of Civil Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (5 years)

First Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHEM 111 General Chemistry I 3 0 3
CHEM 111L General Chemistry I (Laboratory) 0 3 1
DRAW 111 Engineering Drawing I 0 3 1
ENG 1 Introduction to College English 3 0 3
GE 101 Engineering Orientation 1 0 1
MATH 101 Engineering Algebra 5 0 5
MATH 215 Solid Mensuration 2 0 2 MATH 111 (Co-Requisite)
PHIST Philippine History 3 0 3
THY 1 Contextualized Salvation History 3 0 3
PE 1 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 25 6 27
First Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CHEM 112 Chemistry for Engineers 2 0 2 CHEM 111
CHEM 112L Chemistry for Engineers (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CHEM 111, CHEM 111L
ENG 2 Reading and Thinking Skills for Academic Study 3 0 3 ENG 1
LIT 101A World Literatures 3 0 3
MATH 104 Analytic Geometry 2 0 2 MATH 111, MATH 205 (Co-Requisite)
MATH 205 Plane and Spherical Trigonometry 3 0 3 MATH 111
RC Rizal Course 3 0 3
THY 2 Church and Sacraments 3 0 3 THY 1
PE 2 Physical Education 2 0 2
ROTC Reserve Officers’ Training Corps 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 3 25
Second Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
COMP 201 Computer Programming I 0 3 1
ENG 3 Academic Writing Skills 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2
FIL 1 Komunikasyon sa Akademikong Filipino
3 0 3
LIT 102A Philippine Literatures 3 0 3
MATH 108 Differential Calculus 4 0 4 MATH 104, MATH 111, MATH 205, MATH 215
PHL 5 Christian Ethics 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2
PHYS 202 College Physics I 3 0 3 MATH 111, MATH 205
PHYS 202L College Physics I (Laboratory) 0 3 1 PHYS 202 (Co-Requisite)
PE 3 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 6 26
Second Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
COMP 202 Computer Programming II 0 3 1 COMP 201
FIL 2 Pagbasa at Pagsulat tungo sa Pananaliksik
3 0 3 FIL 1
MATH 109 Integral Calculus 4 0 4 MATH 108
PGC Philippine Government and Constitution 3 0 3
PHL 2 Logic 3 0 3
PHYS 205 College Physics II 3 0 3 MATH 111, MATH 205
PHYS 205L College Physics II (Laboratory) 0 3 1 PHYS 202, PHYS 205 (Co-Requisite)
PSY 1 General Psychology 3 0 3
PE 4 Physical Education 2 0 2
NSTP National Service Training Program 3 0 3
TOTAL 24 6 26
Third Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CE 311 Surveying I 3 0 3 MATH 201, MATH 205
CE 311L Surveying I (Laboratory) 0 6 2 MATH 201, MATH 205
CE 312 Building Design I 1 3 2 DRAW 111
ETAR Economics with Taxation and Agrarian Reform 3 0 3
GE 301 Engineering Economy 3 0 3 Third-Year Standing
MATH 208 Differential Equations 3 0 3 MATH 109
ME 303 Basic Thermodynamics 3 0 3 MATH 109, PHYS 205, PHYS 205L
MECH 400 Statics of Rigid Bodies 4 0 4 MATH 109, PHYS 205, PHYS 205L
TOTAL 20 9 23

 

Third Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CE 321 Surveying II 3 0 3 CE 311, CE 311L
CE 321L Surveying II (Fieldwork) 0 3 1 CE 311, CE 311L
CE 322 Building Design II 1 3 2 CE 312
EE 300 Elementary Electrical Engineering 3 0 3 PHYS 205
ENG 4 Oral Communication in Context 3 0 3 ENG 1, ENG 2
MATH 321 Advanced Engineering Mathematics for Civil Engineering 3 0 3 MATH 208
MECH 500 Mechanics of Deformable Bodies 5 0 5 MECH 400
SCL 3 The Social Teachings of the Church 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5
TOTAL 21 6 23

 

Fourth Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CE 411 Highway Engineering 3 0 3 CE 321, CE 321L
CE 412 Fluid Mechanics 3 0 3 MECH 500
CE 412L Fluid Mechanics (Laboratory) 0 3 1 MECH 500
CE 413 Structural Theory I 3 3 4 MECH 500
CE 414 Construction Materials 2 0 2 MECH 500
CE 414L Testing of Materials 0 3 1 MECH 500
CE ELEC 1 Urban and Regional Planning 3 0 3 Fourth-Year Standing
ENE 300 Environmental Engineering 3 0 3 CHEM 111, CHEM 111L
MECH 312 Dynamics of Rigid Bodies 2 0 2 MECH 400
TOTAL 19 9 22

 

Fourth Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CE 421 Transportation Engineering 3 0 3 CE 411
CE 422 Hydraulics 2 0 2 CE 412, CE 412L, MECH 312
CE 422L Hydraulics (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CE 412, CE 412L, MECH 312
CE 423 Structural Theory II 3 3 4 CE 413
CE 424 Soil Mechanics I 3 0 3 MECH 500
CE 424L Soil Mechanics I (Laboratory) 0 3 1 MECH 500
CE 425 Hydrology 3 0 3 CE 412, CE 412L
CE ELEC 2 Earthquake Engineering 3 0 3 CE 413
MATH 103 Statistics 3 0 3 MATH 101
TOTAL 20 9 23

 

Fifth Year - First Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CE 511 Steel and Timber Design 4 3 5 CE 423
CE 512 Concrete I 3 3 4 CE 423
CE 514 Soil Mechanics II 3 0 3 CE 424, CE 424L
CE 514L Soil Mechanics II (Laboratory) 0 3 1 CE 424, CE 424L
CE 515 Water Resources Engineering 3 0 3 CE 422, CE 422L
CE 516 Civil Engineering Project I 1 0 1 Fifth-Year Standing
GE 302 Engineering Management 3 0 3 Third-Year Standing
SCL 9 Marriage and Family 3 0 3 THY 1, THY 2, PHL 5, SCL 3
TOTAL 19 12 23

 

Fifth Year - Second Term
Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites Category
CE 521 Construction Management 3 3 4 Fifth-Year Standing
CE 522 Concrete II 2 3 3 CE 512
CE 523 Civil Engineering Laws, Contracts, Specifications, and Ethics 3 0 3 Fifth-Year Standing
CE 526 Civil Engineering Project II 0 6 2 CE 516
CE ELEC 3 Matrix Analysis 3 0 3 CE 423
CE ELEC 4 Water and Wastewater 3 0 3 CE 422, CE 422L, ENE 300
COMP 302 CADD 0 3 1 Fifth-Year Standing
GE 303 Safety Management 1 0 1 Third-Year Standing
TOTAL 15 15 20

 

Career Opportunities

Geo technical Engineer Environmental Engineer Transportation/Planning Engineer
Water Engineer Structural/Design Engineer Construction Manager/Engineer

Program Educational Objectives

Within five years of graduation, holders of the degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Santo Tomas shall be engaged either locally or abroad in the following areas of practice: Structural Engineering; Geotechnical Engineering; Water Resources Engineering; Environmental Engineering; Transportation Engineering; Highway Engineering; Urban and Regional Planning; Construction Management; or pursuing research or entrepreneurship after advanced studies or special training.

Furthermore, they shall be expected to imbibe the following traits: contemplative creative and critical thinking, exemplary work ethic; and a commitment to improve society and to lifelong learning.

Student Outcomes

a–K1:  An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics and science appropriately to solve civil engineering problems

b–D1: An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data accordingly

c–D2: An ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability, in accordance with standards

d–P1: An ability to function effectively in multi-disciplinary teams

e–D3: An ability to identify, formulate, and solve civil engineering problems correctly

f–K2: Understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

g–P2: An ability for effective written, visual, and oral communication

h–K3: The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions or research and innovation in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

i–P3: The recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

j–P4:  An active concern for contemporary local and global issues

k–P5: An ability to use techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for the practice of civil engineering

l–K4:  The knowledge and understanding of engineering and management principles as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects in multi-disciplinary environments

Mission

“The Civil Engineering Department of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Santo Tomas, inspired by St. Thomas Aquinas and under the patronage of Blessed Jordan of Saxony commits itself to the pursuit of truth and the formation of competent Civil Engineers imbued with Christian Values essential for the development of the Community, the Country, the Church and the World.”

Vision

“The Department of Civil Engineering envisions itself as a leading institution in learning, research, and extension service in the field of civil engineering using prominent approaches to produce globally competent, committed and compassionate professionals.”

Administration

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Chairperson

 

Faculty Members

ABDULLAH, RAJIV ELDON E.ust-faculty-engg-ce-abdullah-rajiv-eldon-e-2013-bsce-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

CLEOFAS, DOLORES S.D.ust-f-engg-ce-cleofas-dolores-2016-phd-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (University of the Philippines -Diliman, Quezon City)

Doctor of Educational Management (National University – Manila, Philippines)

Master of Science in hydrology (National University of Ireland – Ireland)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (National Unviersity – Manila, Phlippines)

DE ALBAN, A.L.M.

DE ALBAN, JOSEFIN S. JR.ust-f-engg-ce-de-alban-josefin-jr-s-2016-ll-b-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning (University of the Philippines -Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Laws (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DE PEDRO, JOHN PAUL Q.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

DEMAPELIS, PAUL MARION J.ust-f-engg-ce-demapelis-paul-marion-j-2016-bsce-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

FAJARDO, JOSE JESUS P.ust-f-engg-ce-fajardo-jose-jesus-p-2016-ms-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

GALARION, MICHELLE G.ust-f-engg-ce-galarion-michelle-g-2016-bsce-2x2-gray
Rank: Instructor 2DegreeBachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

HERRERA, ODYSSEY C.ust-faculty-engg-ce-herrera-odyssey-c-2013-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Water Resources (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City)

INSIGNE, MA. SHARLENE L.ust-f-engg-ce-insigne-ma-sharlene-l-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Urban and Transportation Engineering (Kongju National University – Gongju, South Korea)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

JAVIER, OGDEN T.

Rank: Assistant Professor 3

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (Magna Cum laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LIBNAO, KATHLEEN JANE C.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

LIM, PETER S.ust-f-engg-ce-lim-peter-s-2016-ms-2x2-gray

Rank: Associate Professor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Engineering (University of Michigan – United States of America)

Master of Science (Unviersity of the Philippines)

LLANES, GREGONIO JR. D.

Rank: Instructor 5

Degrees

Master of Technology (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Technological University of the Philippines – Manila, Philippines)

LUCIO, MARK ELSON C.ust-f-engg-ce-lucio-mark-elson-c-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 4

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

MANALAYSAY, ARVIN JESTER A.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

MENDOZA, KRISTINA CAMILLE D.

Rank: Instructor 2

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Sanitary Engineering (National University – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

MERCADO, J.M.R.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Planning (Kongju National Unviersity – Republic of Korea)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

PIOQUINTO, ROCEL A.ust-f-engg-ce-pioquinto-rocel-a-2016-bsce-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Summa Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

POBLETE, SHIKARA P.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Magna cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

RAMBONGGA, R.D.C.

RAMIREZ, RYAN A.ust-f-engg-ce-ramirez-ryan-a-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Pusan National University – Busan, Korea)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

ROXAS, R.V.

Rank: Instructor 1

Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

RUBIO, CRISTABEL JANE P.ust-faculty-engg-ce-rubio-christabel-jane-p-2013-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Engineering in Construction and Environmental Engineering (Kongju National University )

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SARAUSAD, BEVERLY S.ust-f-engg-ce-sarausad-beverly-s-2016-ma-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 1

Degrees

Master of Science in Urban Environmental Management (Asian Institute of Technology – Khlong Nung, Thailand)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SOLOMON, Joanna Marie
Rank: Instructor 1DegreeBachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Magna Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SORIANO, Razelle Dennise

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

SURIA, Albert S.

Rank: Instructor 3

Degrees

Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Sangmyung University – South Korea)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TIBURCIO, RODELIO A.ust-faculty-engg-ce-tiburcio-rodelio-a-2013-mcm-2x2-gray

Rank: Assistant Professor 3/Assistant Professorial Lecturer 3

Degrees

Master in Construction management (Unviersity of the East – Manila, Philippines)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

TOLEDO, Kyra Kamille 

Rank: Instructor 1

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Cum Laude) (University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines)

VILORIA, JIMMY V.
VIRAY, M.V.C.

 

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