Career Outlook
Average Salary
$86,000
Projected Regional Growth
High
Outcomes
  • Transportation Planner
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Natural Resource Specialist
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Geotechnical Engineer
  • Civil Designer
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Energy Efficiency Planner
  • Wastewater Engineer
  • Civil Engineering Supervisor

For individuals who

Are interested in improving daily life through design, construction and management of infrastructure.

Looking for

Coursework designed to advance your technical knowledge, competence, and interdisciplinary understanding of civil and environmental engineering through specialized coursework and research.

To become

  • Structural Engineer
  • Transportation Engineer
  • Geotechnical Engineer
  • Water Treatment Plant Operator
  • Environmental Compliance Specialist

Program Description

The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering offers the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in civil engineering and the M.S. degree in environmental engineering. Also, the College of Engineering offers a program leading to a Ph.D. degree in engineering in which civil engineering is a possible area of specialization. The department also participates in several interdisciplinary programs such as Environmental and Conservation Sciences, Materials & Nanotechnology and Transportation and Logistics.

Specialty areas in the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in civil engineering include construction, environmental, geotechnical, materials, structural, transportation, and water resources engineering. Other related areas are also accommodated. The academic and research foci are tailored to individual needs and interests. To complement the major area of study, additional courses are often selected from other disciplines.