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ENGINEERING. Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

 
14. ENGINEERING.   Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

14.01 Engineering, General.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0101.

----- MATHEMATICS.   (Report under 27. Series)

----- PHYSICAL SCIENCES.   (Report under 40. Series)

14.0101 Engineering, General.   A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to solve a wide variety of practical problems in industry, social organization, public works, and commerce. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Engineering Technology, General.   (Report under 15.0000)

14.02 Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0201.

14.0201 Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of aircraft, space vehicles, and their systems; applied research on flight characteristics; and the development of systems and procedures for the launching, guidance, and control of air and space vehicles. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician.  

14.03 Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0301.

14.0301 Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems, equipment and facilities used to produce, process and store agricultural products; to improve the productivity of agricultural methods; and to develop improved agricultural biological systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Food Science and Technology.   (Report under 01.10 Series)

14.04 Architectural Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0401.

14.0401 Architectural Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of materials, systems, and methods used to construct and equip buildings intended for human habitation or other purposes. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Architecture.   (Report under 04.02 Series)

----- Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0101)

14.05 Biomedical/Medical Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0501.

14.0501 Biomedical/Medical Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of biological and health systems and products such as integrated biological systems, instrumentation, medical information systems, artificial organs and prostheses, and health management and care delivery systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Biomedical Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0401)

----- Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians.   (Report under 15.05 Series)

----- Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0701)

----- Biotechnology.   (Report under 26.1201)

----- Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician.   (Report under 41.0101 Series)

----- HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED CLINICAL SCIENCES.   (Report under 51.Series)

14.06 Ceramic Sciences and Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0601.

14.0601 Ceramic Sciences and Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of inorganic non-metallic materials, such as porcelains, cements industrial ceramics, ceramic superconductors, abrasive, and related materials and systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.07 Chemical Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.0701.

14.0701 Chemical Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems employing chemical processes, such as chemical reactors, kinetic systems, electrochemical systems, energy conservation processes, heat and mass transfer systems, and separation processes; and the applied analysis of chemical problems such as corrosion, particle abrasion, energy loss, pollution, and fluid mechanics. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Chemistry.   (Report under 40.05 Series)

----- Chemical Technology/Technician.   (Report under 41.0301)

14.08 Civil Engineering.   Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 14.0801-14.0899.

14.0801 Civil Engineering, General.   A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of structural, load-bearing, material moving, transportation, water resource, and material control systems; and environmental safety measures. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Civil Engineering/Civil Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0201)

14.0802 Geotechnical Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems for manipulating and controlling surface and subsurface features at or incorporated into structural sites, including earth and rock moving and stabilization, land fills, structural use and environmental stabilization of wastes and by-products, underground construction, and groundwater and hazardous material containment. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.0803 Structural Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of materials and systems used in building load-bearing structures for various purposes and in different environments, including buildings, roads, rail lines, bridges, dams, conduits, offshore platforms and work stations, and other structural shells; and the analysis of structural problems such as, failure, fabrication, safety, and natural hazards. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Construction Engineering Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.1001)

14.0804 Transportation and Highway Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of total systems for the physical movement of people, materials and information, including general network design and planning, facilities planning, site evaluation, transportation management systems, needs projections and analysis, and analysis of costs. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.0805 Water Resources Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems for collecting, storing, moving, conserving and controlling surface- and groundwater, including water quality control, water cycle management, management of human and industrial water requirements, water delivery, and flood control. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.0899 Civil Engineering, Other.   Any instructional program in civil engineering not listed above. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.09 Computer Engineering, General.   Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 14.0901- 14.0999.

14.0901 Computer Engineering, General.   A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of computer hardware and software systems and related equipment and facilities; and the analysis of specific problems of computer applications to various tasks. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Computer Science.   (Report under 11.0701 Series)

----- Computer Engineering Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.1201)

----- Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology.   (Report under 15.1202)

14.0902 Computer Hardware Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development, and evaluation of computer hardware and related peripheral equipment. Includes instruction in computer circuit and chip design, circuitry, computer systems design, computer equipment design, computer layout planning, testing procedures, and related computer theory and software topics. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.0903 Computer Software Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, analysis, verification, validation, implementation, and maintenance of computer software systems using a variety of computer languages. Includes instruction in discrete mathematics, probability and statistics, computer science, managerial science, and applications to complex computer systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.0999 Computer Engineering, Other.   (NEW) Any instructional program in computer engineering not listed above. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.10 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.1001

14.1001 Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of electrical, electronic and related communications systems and their components, including electrical power generation systems; and the analysis of problems such as superconductor, wave propagation, energy storage and retrieval, and reception and amplification. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0303)

14.11 Engineering Mechanics.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.1101.

14.1101 Engineering Mechanics.   A program with a general focus on the application of the mathematical and scientific principles of classical mechanics to the analysis and evaluation of the behavior of structures, forces and materials in engineering problems. Includes instruction in statics, kinetics, dynamics, kinematics, celestial mechanics, stress and failure, and electromagnetism. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.12 Engineering Physics.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.1201.

14.1201 Engineering Physics.   A program with a general focus on the general application of mathematical and scientific principles of physics to the analysis and evaluation of engineering problems. Includes instruction in high- and low-temperature phenomena, computational physics, superconductivity, applied thermodynamics, molecular and particle physics applications, and space science research. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.13 Engineering Science.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.1301.

14.1301 Engineering Science.   A program with a general focuses on the general application of various combinations of mathematical and scientific principles to the analysis and evaluation of engineering problems, including applied research in human behavior, statistics, biology, chemistry, the earth and planetary sciences, atmospherics and meteorology, and computer applications. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.14 Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.1401.

14.1401 Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems for controlling contained living environments and for monitoring and controlling factors in the external natural environment, including pollution control, waste and hazardous material disposal, health and safety protection, conservation, life support, and requirements for protection of special materials and related work environments. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Environmental Control Technologies.   (Report under 15.05 Series)

----- Environmental Studies.   (Report under 03.0103)

----- Environmental Science.   (Report under 03.0104)

----- Quality Control and Safety Technologies.   (Report under 15.07 Series)

14.15 Geological Engineering.   (Deleted)

14.1501 Geological Engineering.   (Deleted, Report under code 14.3901) (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.16 Geophysical Engineering.   (Deleted)

14.1601 Geophysical Engineering.   (Deleted Report under code 14.3901) (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.17 Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering.   (Deleted)

14.1701 Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering.   (Deleted, Report under code 14.3501 or 14.3601). (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.18 Materials Engineering Instructional content is defined in code 14.   1801.

14.1801 Materials Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and materials science principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of materials and related processes used in manufacturing in a wide variety of settings; the synthesis of new industrial materials, including marrying and bonding composites; analysis of materials requirements and specifications; and related problems of system design dependent on materials factors. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Materials Science.   (Report under 14.3101)

14.19 Mechanical Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.1901.

14.1901 Mechanical Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.20 Metallurgical Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2001.

14.2001 Metallurgical Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and metallurgical principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of metal components of structural, load-bearing, power, transmission, and moving systems; and the analysis of engineering problems such as stress, creep, failure, alloy behavior, environmental fluctuations, stability, electromagnetic and thermodynamic characteristics, optimal manufacturing processes, and related design considerations. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Metallurgical Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0611

14.21 Mining and Mineral Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2101.

14.2101 Mining and Mineral Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of mineral extraction, processing and refining systems, including open pit and shaft mines, prospecting and site analysis equipment and instruments, environmental and safety systems, mine equipment and facilities, mineral processing and refining methods and systems, and logistics and communications systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Mining Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0901)

14.22 Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2201.

14.2201 Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of self-propelled, stationary, or towed vessels operating on or under the water, including inland, coastal and ocean environments; and the analysis of related engineering problems such as corrosion, power transfer, pressure, hull efficiency, stress factors, safety and life support, environmental hazards and factors, and specific use requirements. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.23 Nuclear Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2301.

14.2301 Nuclear Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems for controlling and manipulating nuclear energy, including nuclear power plant design, fission reactor design, fusion reactor design, reactor control and safety systems design, power transfer systems, containment vessels and structures design; and the analysis of related engineering problems such as fission and fusion processes, human and environmental factors, construction, and operational considerations. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Nuclear Physics.   (Report under 40.0806)

----- Nuclear/Nuclear Power Technology/Technician.   (Report under 41.0205)

14.24 Ocean Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2401

14.2401 Ocean Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems to monitor, control, manipulate and operate within coastal or ocean environments, such as underwater platforms, flood control systems, dikes, hydroelectric power systems, tide and current control and warning systems, and communications equipment; the planning and design of total systems for working and functioning in water or underwater environments; and the analysis of related engineering problems such as the action of water properties and behavior on physical systems and people, tidal forces, current movements, and wave motion. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Oceanography.   (Report under 40.0607)

14.25 Petroleum Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2501.

14.2501 Petroleum Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems for locating, extracting, processing and refining crude petroleum and natural gas, including prospecting instruments and equipment, mining and drilling systems, processing and refining systems and facilities, storage facilities, transportation systems, and related environmental and safety systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Petroleum Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0903)

14.27 Systems Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2701.

14.2701 Systems Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of total systems solutions to a wide variety of engineering problems, including the integration of human, physical, energy, communications, management, and information requirements as needed, and the application of requisite analytical methods to specific situations. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Computer Science.   (Report under 11.0701 Series)

----- Systems Science and Theory.   (Report under 30.0601)

14.28 Textile Sciences and Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.2801.

14.2801 Textile Sciences and Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems to test and manufacture fibers and fiber products, both synthetic and natural; to develop new and improved fibers, textiles and their uses; and to the analysis of related engineering problems such as structural factors, molecular synthesis, chemical manufacturing, weaves, strength and stress, useful life, dyes, and applications to composite systems. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.29 Engineering Design.   (Deleted)

14.2901 Engineering Design.   (Deleted, Report under 14.9999) (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.30 Engineering/Industrial Management.   (Deleted)

14.3001 Engineering/Industrial Management.   (Moved, Report under 15.1501) (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.31 Materials Science.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.3101.

14.3101 Materials Science.   A program that focuses on the general application of mathematical and scientific principles to the analysis and evaluation of the characteristics and behavior of solids, including internal structure, chemical properties, transport and energy flow properties, thermodynamics of solids, stress and failure factors, chemical transformation states and processes, compound materials, and research on industrial applications of specific materials. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Materials Engineering.   (Report under 14.1801)

14.32 Polymer/Plastics Engineering.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.3201.

14.3201 Polymer/Plastics Engineering.   A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of synthesized macromolecular compounds and their application to specific engineering uses, including the development of industrial materials with tailored properties, the design of lightweight structural components, the use of liquid or solid polymers, and the analysis and control of polymerization processes. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Plastics Engineering Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0607)

----- Polymer Chemistry.   (Report under 40.0507)

14.33 Construction Engineering.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3301.

14.3301 Construction Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific, mathematical, and management principles to the planning, design, and building of facilities and structures. Includes instruction in civil engineering, structural principles, site analysis, computer-assisted design, geology, evaluation and testing, materials, contracting, project management, graphic communications, and applicable laws and regulations. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.34 Forest Engineering.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3401.

14.3401 Forest Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific, mathematical, and forestry principles to the design of mechanical devices and processes for efficient forest management, timber production and related forest logistics systems. Includes instruction in forest products processing, forest management, forest harvesting, timber structure design, production analysis, road and bridge construction, vehicle adaptation and design, and harvesting equipment design. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.35 Industrial Engineering.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3501.

14.3501 Industrial Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, material, information, and energy. Includes instruction in applied mathematics, physical sciences, the social sciences, engineering analysis, systems design, computer applications, and forecasting and evaluation methodology. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Industrial Technology/Technician.   (Report under 15.0612)

14.36 Manufacturing Engineering.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3601.

14.3601 Manufacturing Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems. Includes instruction in materials science and engineering, manufacturing processes, process engineering, assembly and product engineering, manufacturing systems design, and manufacturing competitiveness. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.37 Operations Research.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3701.

14.3701 Operations Research.   A program that focuses on the development and application of complex mathematical or simulation models to solve problems involving operational systems, where the system concerned is subject to human intervention. Includes instruction in advanced multivariate analysis, application of judgment and statistical tests, optimization theory and techniques, resource allocation theory, mathematical modeling, control theory, statistical analysis, and applications to specific research problems. (Moved from 27.0302) (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.38 Surveying Engineering.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3801.

14.3801 Surveying Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the determination of the location, elevations, and alignment of natural and manmade topographic features. Includes instruction in property line location, surveying, surface measurement, aerial and terrestrial photogrammetry, remote sensing, satellite imagery, global positioning systems, computer applications, and photographic data processing. (Occupational Crosswalk)

14.39 Geological/Geophysical Engineering.   (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 14.3901.

14.3901 Geological/Geophysical Engineering.   (NEW) A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and geological principles to the analysis and evaluation of engineering problems, including the geological evaluation of construction sites, the analysis of geological forces acting on structures and systems, the analysis of potential natural resource recovery sites, and applied research on geological phenomena. (Occupational Crosswalk)

----- Geology/Earth Science.   (Report under 40.0601)

----- Geophysics and Seismology.   (Report under 40.0603)

14.99 Engineering, Other.   Instructional content is defined in code 14.9999.

14.9999 Engineering, Other.   Any instructional program in engineering not listed above. (Occupational Crosswalk)