The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Michigan Tech offers an educational, professional, and intellectual experience that engineers a better world. Here, students receive unique opportunities leading to keen insight of their discipline, a change-ready foundation and the zeal to improve humanity’s condition.
Graduate studies in civil engineering — MS in Civil Engineering; MS in Civil Engineering — Online Program; and PhD in Civil Engineering — address critical social needs. They blend theory, practice, creativity, and hard work. Students can take part in multidisciplinary research and sustainability initiatives. The result is excellence — this graduate program is ranked in the top 50 nationally by US News & World Report, with a track record of significant contributions to society and the profession through teaching, research, and practice.
The MS in Environmental Engineering and PhD in Environmental Engineering provides a deeper understanding of how human systems impact the natural environment and how to engineer systems to protect human health and ecosystems. What sets Michigan Tech’s offerings in this discipline apart is its emphasis on sustainability. Here, students get to work on interdisciplinary research projects and with faculty in the areas of biological sciences, chemistry, forestry, geological engineering and sciences, chemical and mechanical engineering, and environmental policy.
The Department also offers an MS in Environmental Engineering Science and an MS in Integrated Geospatial Technology. Want to take steps towards a master's degree? Consider an online graduate certificate in areas of structures, water resources, sustainable pavement design, and geoinformatics. Learn more about the certificates here. To learn more about how engineering students at Michigan Tech get a headstart in sustainable development, transportations systems of tomorrow, beneficial infrastructure, and social change while still in school, click here. Don’t forget to submit your free application now to begin your Michigan Tech educational journey!