Master of Science or PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering

The department offers graduate programs leading to Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees in civil and environmental engineering. The MS program emphasizes the enhancement of professional knowledge and skills, including research techniques. The PhD is a research degree emphasizing extensive and original approaches to problem solving. Students typically earn an MS first, but may work directly toward the PhD if admitted directly to the PhD program.

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Professional Masters Programs

The department also offers six professional masters degree programs which can be completed in one year. These course-focused masters programs are intended to be completed in 12 months starting only in the fall semester. Students in these programs will not be eligible for TA, RA, and PA positions or a thesis. This is a coursework ONLY degree. For information on these programs, click here.