M.S. Civil Engineering

Explores the capabilities of modern management technologies and how to successfully leverage these tools to maximize project efficiencies and teamwork for real-world engineering and construction initiatives. With specializations in structural design and construction, transportation and construction management.

Summary

Today's civil engineers are in the forefront of technology. They are the leading users of sophisticated high-tech products – applying the very latest concepts in computer-aided design (CAD) to support design, construction, project scheduling, and cost control. Civil engineering encompasses the planning, design, construction, and operation of facilities essential to modern life, ranging from transit systems to offshore structures to space satellites. Civil engineers are problem solvers, meeting the challenges of pollution, traffic congestion, drinking water and energy needs, urban redevelopment, and community planning. As the technological revolution expands, as the world's population increases, and as environmental concerns mount, the civil engineer has a vital role to play in improving the quality of life for the 21st century.

As a student in the online MSCE program, you can enhance your quantitative decision-making skills and learn how to justify managerial decisions with data. You will also explore the capabilities of modern management technologies and discover how to successfully leverage these tools to maximize efficiencies in your projects and on your teams. As you work through the program’s project-based curriculum, you can begin to apply your leadership and project planning methods to real-world engineering and construction initiatives.

Core Faculty

Jonathan Smitherson

Saigal, Sunil

Distinguished Professor

Saigal, Sunil
Distinguished Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Colton 213
Jonathan Smitherson

Bagheri, Sima

Bagheri, Sima
Official
207 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Boufadel, Michel

Boufadel, Michel
Official
435 colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Chien, I Jy Steven

Professor

Chien, I Jy Steven
Professor, Civil Environ. Eng.
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280 Tiernan Hall
Jonathan Smitherson

Dresnack, Robert

Dresnack, Robert
Official
264 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Hsieh, Hsin-Neng

Professor

Hsieh, Hsin-Neng
Professor, Civil Environ. Eng.
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268 COL
Jonathan Smitherson

Konon, Walter

Konon, Walter
Official
223 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Liu, Rongfang

Dr.

Liu, Rongfang
Dr., Civil and Environmental Engineering
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217 Colton Hall
Jonathan Smitherson

Marhaba, Taha F.

Professor & Chairman

Marhaba, Taha F.
Professor & Chairman, Civil Environ. Eng.
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245 Colton Hall
Jonathan Smitherson

Meegoda, Jay N.

Professor and Director of Geotechnical Program

Meegoda, Jay N.
Professor and Director of Geotechnical Program, Civil Environ. Eng.
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221 Colton Hall
Jonathan Smitherson

Saadeghvaziri, Mohamad A.

Professor

Saadeghvaziri, Mohamad A.
Professor, Civil Environ. Eng.
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260 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Schuring, John R.

Schuring, John R.
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225 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Spasovic, Lazar

Professor/ Director NCTIP

Spasovic, Lazar
Professor/ Director NCTIP, Civil and Environmental Engineering
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266 TIERNAN

Advisement

Jonathan Smitherson

Young, Heidi D.

Assistant to the Chair- Administration

Young, Heidi D.
Assistant to the Chair- Administration, Civil & Environmental Engineering
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243 Colton