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:

Environmental Engineering

  • Geoenvironmental engineering
  • Hazardous waste management
  • Hydrologic processes and modeling
  • Water quality control
  • Water/wastewater treatment

 Structural Engineering

  • Infrastructure resilience and management
  • Life cycle design of infrastructure systems
  • Structural reliability

 Transportation Engineering

  • Transportation modeling
  • Transportation planning
  • Traffic data analysis

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