M.S. Critical Infrastructure Systems

NJIT’s master’s program in Critical Infrastructure Systems is a unique, multidisciplinary program designed to prepare professionals to lead the effort to organize, analyze, manage, restore, upgrade and secure the nation’s infrastructure across its multiple inter-dependent and complex sectors.

Summary

Our program’s educational objectives are reflected in the achievements of our recent alumni.

  • Research and Practice: Alumni will successfully engage in research, practice, or both, related to critical infrastructure systems within the industry, government and private practice, where they will work toward sustainable solutions. Alumni will be able to organize, analyze, manage, restore, upgrade and secure the nation’s infrastructure across its multiple inter-dependent and complex sectors.
  • Professional Growth: Alumni will advance their skills by embracing innovation, professional growth and development activities such as research and doctoral study in engineering, professional registration, and continuing education.
  • Service: Alumni will perform service to society and the engineering profession through membership and participation in professional societies, government, educational institutions, civic organizations and humanitarian endeavors.

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Specify or design and experiment to meet a need, conduct experiments and analyze and explain the resulting data.
  • Identify, formulate and solve complex problems by selecting and applying appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Synthesize advanced technical knowledge in civil systems, lifecycle planning, asset management, program management, inter-dependent engineered systems, information systems, architecture, and management.

Core Faculty

Jonathan Smitherson

Karaa, Fadi A.

Associate Professor

View Profile
Karaa, Fadi A.
Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Official
COL 274
Jonathan Smitherson

Bandelt, Matthew J.

Assistant Professor

View Profile
Bandelt, Matthew J.
Assistant Professor, John A. Reif, Jr. Dept. of Civil and Env. Engr.
Official
209 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Adams, Matthew P.

Assistant Professor

View Profile
Adams, Matthew P.
Assistant Professor, John A. Reif, Jr. Dept. of Civil and Env. Engr.
Official
Colton 237
Jonathan Smitherson

Konon, Walter

View Profile
Konon, Walter
Official
223 Colton
Jonathan Smitherson

Saadeghvaziri, Mohamad A.

Professor

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

Saigal, Sunil

Distinguished Professor

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

Wecharatana, Methi

View Profile
Wecharatana, Methi
Official
209 Colton

Advisement

Jonathan Smitherson

Karaa, Fadi A.

Associate Professor

View Profile
Karaa, Fadi A.
Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Official
COL 274