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Norwich University- Master of Civil Engineering July 2010 Webinar
 

Norwich University- Master of Civil Engineering July 2010 Webinar

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This presentation will provide you with more information about the Master of Science in Civil Engineering program offered online by Norwich University. Learn from an institution whose core values – ...

This presentation will provide you with more information about the Master of Science in Civil Engineering program offered online by Norwich University. Learn from an institution whose core values – challenge, rigor, structure and discipline – derive from the influence of a long and proud military history.

Original Date: July 21, 2010 at 3:00 pm ET


Presenter: Thomas J. Descoteaux, PhD, PE, Program Director

Subjects covered: Program curriculum, what a MCE degree can do for your career, a typical week in the life of a student, online learning platform (ANGEL) live demonstration, student experience, residency week events, and about Norwich University.

To watch the original presentation, visit: http://civilengineering.norwich.edu/information-sessions/

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Norwich University- Master of Civil Engineering July 2010 Webinar Norwich University- Master of Civil Engineering July 2010 Webinar Presentation Transcript

  • You are viewing the slides from the July 21 st , 2010 webinar presentation. To watch the presentation, go to: http://civilengineering.norwich.edu/information-sessions/
    • Presenter
      • Thomas J. Descoteaux, PhD, PE
      • Program Director
    To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
    • Master of Civil Engineering Curriculum
    • What an MCE Can Do for Your Career
    • A Typical Week in the Life of a Student
    • Online Learning Platform (ANGEL)
    • Student Experience
    • Residency Week Events
    • About Norwich University
    To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
    • Strengthen your career prospects
    • 92% of alumni surveyed agree that earning this degree has had a positive impact on their career
    • Increase job security
    • 98% of alumni surveyed are employed full time and 94% are currently employed in their field
    • Differentiate yourself immediately
    • 92% of alumni agree that they apply what they learn effectively at work to differentiate themselves from their peers
    *Results 2009 MCE Alumni Survey Respondents To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369 Monday Tuesday Log into the classroom and begin the week’s lessons. Download any assignments and make note of upcoming due dates and quizzes. Peruse and possibly respond to the comments left behind by your classmates concerning the week’s topics. Take out your text books and begin the week’s reading. Complete the week’s reading and begin roughing out homework problems. Recommended time investment = 2-3 hours Recommended time investment = 2-3 hours
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369 Wednesday Thursday Finish the assigned text book reading. Spend an hour or so working on the design project. Connect to Norwich’s Kreitzberg Library and search the online databases for information that may be useful on the design project. Fire up your computer, log into the classroom, see if any of your classmates have commented on this week’s homework assignments. Continue working on your problems until 9:00 when it’s time to tuck in the kids. Get back to the computer to follow up with your group mates and log out. Continue crunching numbers until bedtime. Recommended time investment = 2-3 hours Recommended time investment = 3-4 hours
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369 Friday Saturday Wrestle with homework problems for a while and then see what’s happening in the discussion. Congratulate yourself on a job well done with your favorite beverage and hit the sack. Get up at 7:00, drink some coffee, then get to work. You’ve been doing a lot of thinking about the design project and want to banter around some ideas with your teammates. Tie up any loose ends on the week’s homework assignments and upload them to your instructor. Invest a couple of hours in your design project and spend a few evening hours with the family. Recommended time investment = 1-2 hours Recommended time investment = 5-7 hours
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369 Sunday Total time invested throughout the week = 16 – 24 hours If you’ve kept your nose to the grindstone all week today could belong completely to you. But let’s face it, we all have times when we’re not as efficient and disciplined as we’d like to be. You may have to spend a couple of hours today finishing up the week’s work before flipping on the ball game. Recommended time investment = 1-2 hours
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369 View the online demo here: http://graduate.norwich.edu/webtemplate_video/ANGELdemo.wmv
    • Jonathan Shick MCE Alumnus ’09
    • “ How has the Norwich MCE program enhanced your professional career?”
    To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
  • To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369     JUNE 6-11, 2010   SCHEDULE SUN MON TUES WED THURS FRI MORNING WELCOME & OVERVIEW 8:00 – 8:30 AM U125 CAPSTONE PRESENTATIONS 8:30 – 12:00 PM U125, U128 CAPSTONE PRESENTATIONS & GUEST SPEAKER 8:30 – 12:00 PM U125, U128 CAPSTONE PRESENTATIONS 8:30 – 12:00 PM U125, U128 GRADUATION REHEARSAL 9:00-11:00 AM ANDREWS GYM GRADUATION LINE-UP (STUDENTS) 9:00 AM ANDREWS GYM GRADUATION CEREMONY 10:00-12:00 SHAPIRO FIELDHOUSE AFTERNOON CHECK-IN 1:00 – 5:00 PM MILANO CAPSTONE PRESENTATIONS & GUEST SPEAKER 1:30 – 5:00 PM U125, U128 CAPSTONE PRESENTATIONS 1:30 – 5:00 PM U125, U128 CAPSTONE PRESNTATIONS & GUEST SPEAKER 1:30 – 5:00 PM U125, U128 FREE TIME LUNCH 12:00 PM WISE CAMPUS CENTER CHECK-OUT WISE CAMPUS CENTER No later than 2:00 PM EVENING WELCOME DINNER 5:00 – 6:30 PM WISE CAMPUS CENTER HISTORY & VALUES PRESENTATION 7:00 – 8:00 PM DOLE (Webb Hall) RING CEREMONY 6:30 – 7:00 PM MILANO ALUMNI ASSOCIATION WELCOME & SOCIAL 7:00 – 9:00 PM MILANO ACADEMIC RECOGNITION CEREMONY 6:30 – 8:30 PM U085 SPEAKER - Jim O'Brien 6:30 – 8:00 PM U085 KARAOKE 8:00 – 11:00 PM WISE CAMPUS CENTER
    • Located in Northfield, Vermont in the heart of the Green Mountains
    • Professional and liberal arts programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels
    • Current Enrollment:
        • 2,000 Undergraduate Level
        • 1,300 Graduate Level
    To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
    • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
    • U.S. News & World Report
    • ranked Norwich University as one of
    • the Best Universities for a Master’s
    • Degree in the North (2010)
    To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369
  • Do you have further questions regarding Norwich University’s MCE program, coursework specifics, concentrations, and the capstone design project?
    • Previous Information Sessions: http://civilengineering.norwich.edu/information-sessions/
    • Admissions Email: [email_address]
    • Phone: 1-800-460-5597 Ext. 3369
    • Continue this conversation on Twitter #NorwichU
    To contact our Admissions Office, please call 1.800.460.5597 ext. 3369 Important Dates Application Deadline July 30, 2010 Last Day to Submit Completed Files August 13, 2010 Classes Start September 6, 2010