Master of Engineering in Civil & Environmental Engineering

General

Program Description

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers interdisciplinary graduate programs led by expert faculty with connections to leading companies, utilities, and agencies in the greater D.C. area and beyond.

Research Opportunities

Opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to participate in and lead research projects in CEE are numerous and diverse, with major research programs in civil systems, environmental engineering, geotechnical and pavements, project management, structures, transportation, and water resources.

Admission Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in engineering; preferably Civil and Environmental, however, other engineering degrees may be considered, from an accredited institution.
  • Courses in mathematics (Calculus I, II, III, & Differential Equations) are required to be considered for admission.
  • Specific prerequisite requirements for specialization:
    • Environmental & Water Resources: Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, ENCE 310, 411, 412, 431, and 432
    • Geotechnical & Pavements: ENCE 340, 441, and 447
    • Structures: ENCE 353, 454, and 455
    • Transportation: ENCE 370, 470, and 472
  • Completed applications are reviewed and considered for admission on a case-by-case basis.
Last updated Oct 2019

About the School

The University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering is a premier program, ranked among the top 25 in the world. Located just a few miles from Washington, D.C., the Clark School is at the ... Read More

The University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering is a premier program, ranked among the top 25 in the world. Located just a few miles from Washington, D.C., the Clark School is at the center of a constellation of high-tech companies and federal laboratories, offering students and faculty access to unique professional opportunities. Read less