Program Requirements for Admission

Program Requirements for Admission

Note: In addition to the general prerequisites for admission to the Graduate School, the following is required by this degree program:

Requirements More Information
GPA A minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale).

A baccalaureate degree in engineering or a technology-related field from an accredited institution.

Supporting Materials
  • Three (3) recommendation letters attesting to the ability to perform graduate-level academic work and research.
  • GRE (General only) test scores.
  • A personal statement, which should address why the applicant is interested in the graduate Civil Engineering program, including the area(s) of specialization the student wants to pursue.
    Note: For accepted students, this personal statement also is used to match you with an initial academic advisor. 


Application Deadlines

Semester Deadline
Fall August 1
Spring December 15
Consideration for a Fall assistantship December 15 of previous year