The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department offers a program leading to the Master of Science in Engineering with specializations in Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Structural Mechanics, and related fields.

The Department also offers a program leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree through the joint program with the University of Alabama in Birmingham (UAB).

Some of the specific areas in which a student can specialize are:

  • Applied Mechanics
  • Computational Methods in Mechanics
  • Dynamics
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Experimental Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Hydrologic Processes and Modeling
  • Optical Engineering
  • Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Soil Grouting and Improvement
  • Soil Structure Interaction
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Space Environment
  • Space-Based Construction
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Structural Engineering
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Structural Polymer Composites
  • Structural Hazard Mitigation
  • Structural Repair and Rehabilitation
  • Timber Engineering
  • Water Quality Control

For more information please contact the CEE Graduate Program Coordinator Dr. Tingting Wu at