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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 14.0802

Title: Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to apply geotechnical engineering methods, which deal with the analysis, design and construction of earth and earth supported structures, to the application of environmental problems, such as waste containment, waste disposal, construction of land fills, soil permeation, soil analysis, and soil improvement. Includes instruction in soil mechanics, soil dynamics, soil behavior, waste management and containment systems, geosynthetics, geochemistry, earth structures, geoenvironmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, earthquake engineering, and foundation engineering

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
14.0802 Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. No substantive changes 14.0802 Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Geotechnical Engineering]
  • [Geoenvironmental Engineering]
  • [Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering]