Civil Engineering is the broadest of the engineering fields. Civil Engineering focuses on the infrastructure of the world which include water works, Sewers, Dams, Power plants, Transmission Towers/Lines, Railroads, Highways, Bridges, Tunnels, Irrigation Canales, River Navigation, Shipping canals, Traffic Control, Mass Transit, Airport Runways, Terminals, Industrials Plant Buildings, skyscrapers etc.
Among the important subdivisions of the field are construction engineering, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Soils and Foundation Engineering, geodetic Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering and Coastal and ocean engineering
Civil Engineers build the world's infrastructure. In doing so, they quietly shape the history of nations around the world. Most people can not imagine life without many contributions of Civil Engineering to the public's health, safety and standard of living. Only by exploring Civil Engineering's influence in shaping the world we know today, can we creatively envision the progress for our tomorrows.