ABET Civil Engineering Program Criteria Draft

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16. The program must demonstrate that it is not critically dependent on one individual.

  • 1.  16. The program must demonstrate that it is not critically dependent on one individual.

    Posted 04-29-2021 02:48 PM

    CURRENT CRITERIA

    PROPOSED CRITERIA

    RATIONALE FOR CHANGE

    The program must demonstrate that it is not critically dependent on one individual. The program must demonstrate that it is not critically dependent on one individual.
    • NO CHANGE


  • 2.  RE: 16. The program must demonstrate that it is not critically dependent on one individual.

    Posted 05-28-2021 10:29 PM
    What do EAC programs usually use as evidence to demonstrate this? FTE?

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    David Fedor P.E., M.S.
    Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering Technology
    Pennsylvania College of Technology
    Williamsport, PA
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  • 3.  RE: 16. The program must demonstrate that it is not critically dependent on one individual.

    Posted 06-01-2021 12:59 PM
    Mr. Fedor, thank you for your question.  For example, programs typically demonstrate that there are at least two professors who are qualified to teach a subject.  The use of adjunct faculty is also used to support compliance.

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    Herbert Raybourn P.E., M.ASCE
    Manager, Environmental Permitting Department
    Walt Disney World Resort
    Lake Buena Vista FL
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