Civil Engineering

The University of Alabama

24 months
14615 USD/year
5390 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The paper/report, or non-thesis, option requires a research paper, a policy and practice paper, or equivalent culminating experience, which is graded by the student’s graduate advisor.


The objective of the masters and doctoral programs is to graduate students who are in demand by employers and graduate programs and who lead fulfilling professional careers through their abilities to:

  • Synthesize technical knowledge of engineering analysis and design to identify, formulate and solve problems of professional interest and importance
  • Demonstrate the professional practice skills needed to be successful in their professional practice

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Statistical Applications in Civil Engineering
  • Construction Accounting and Finance
  • Construction Scheduling
  • Hydrology
  • Physical and Chemical Processes
  • Advanced Structural Mechanics
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Pavement Design and Rehabilitation
  • Sustainable Transportation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicant data sheet and statement of purpose
  • One transcript for each U.S. or international institution of higher education
  • Admissions test scores less than five years old 
  • The application fee is $65 for U.S. citizens and permanent residents and $80 for international applicants
  • Three letters of recommendation. 
  • Additional application materials (e.g., portfolios, writing samples, responses to essay questions, etc.) required by individual departments
  • International applicants must submit one certified copy in the native language along with certified precise word-for-word English translations of all transcripts, diplomas, and certificates of degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14615 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14615 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5390 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5390 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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Civil Engineering
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