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Civil Engineering

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
1239 USD/credit
1239 USD/credit
459 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Civil Engineering Department offers graduate programs on both the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and University of Nebraska at Omaha campuses. The campuses are approximately 50 miles apart.

Overview

Facilities include materials and geotechnical labs, environmental and transportation labs, and the famous vehicle crash testing facility at the Lincoln Airport. The structures laboratory is equipped to do gravity load, seismic excitation, and wind loading testing of full scale specimens, from bridges and buildings. This master degree in Civil Engineering is available at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 

Many research opportunities are available depending on the individual interests of faculty and students. Projects include ultra high-performance concrete, self-consolidating concrete, innovative high strength concrete and steel bridge systems, composite materials and energy efficient composite structures, hydrologic effects of global climate change, hydraulic modeling, GIS and watershed management, alternate fuels, water quality, remediation of hazardous wastes, fate and transport of emerging contaminants, risk assessment, pollution prevention, green technology, highway geometric design and safety, intelligent transportation systems, traffic simulation using hardware-in-the-loop simulation, highway-railroad grade crossings, safety aspects of highway design with a unique full scale crash testing facility, risk analysis and reliability of structures, design code calibration, field testing of bridges, pavement engineering, advanced modeling of geomaterials, and application of fuzzy set theories.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Flow Systems Design
  • Hazardous Waste Management and Treatment
  • Pollution Prevention: Principles and Practices
  • Physical and Chemical Treatment Processes in Environmental Engineering
  • Solid Waste Management Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering Chemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts and/or mark sheets showing the grades earned in each course
  • A diploma or certificate of graduation. (Not required if the transcript includes the name of the degree and the date it was conferred.)
  • The Diploma Supplement, if the degree is Bologna-compliant

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1239 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1239 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1239 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1239 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    459 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 459 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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