12 months
27310 USD/year
27310 USD/year
9362 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Civil Engineering program of The University of Texas at San Antonio is designed to provide specialized knowledge in selected technical areas of Civil Engineering.  


Basic Degree Information/Description

The educational objective of the Civil Engineering program of The University of Texas at San Antonio is to produce graduates who are capable of professional practice in a specialized area of Civil Engineering namely, environmental engineering, geo-environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering,transportation engineering, and water resources engineering. The new MCE degree is a courses-only program targeted towards providing advanced technical training and building critical thinking skills for practicing engineers. Technical training is provided in five areas: environmental, geotechnical, hydraulic, structural and transportation engineering. 

Career Options Available for a Civil Engineering Graduate

Our graduates are in high demand in a multitude of private and government agencies, such as engineering consulting firms, infrastructure design/construction companies, environmental health companies, as well as various state, city, and municipal government organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Process and Ethics in Thesis/Dissertation Research Development
  • Civil Engineering Systems Analysis
  • Experiential Learning in Civil Engineering
  • Advanced Civil Engineering Statistics
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Advanced Steel Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field from an accredited institution of higher education, or proof of equivalent training at a foreign institution
  • A completed a Graduate School application
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended. All international transcripts must be recorded in English or officially translated to English along with an evaluation of the transcripts from Foreign Credentials Service of America
  • A statement of specialization interest
  • General GRE, not older than five years
  • English language proficiency test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27310 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    27310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27310 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9362 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9362 USD per year during 12 months.


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