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Civil Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #571 (QS) , VT,
The Civil Engineering program offered by University of Vermont can be concentrated around one or more sub-disciplines of environmental, geotechnical, water resources, structural, materials, and transportation engineering. 

About

The Civil Engineering program offered by University of Vermont emphasize engineering related to environmental and hydrological processes, sustainable transportation systems, materials, and geotechnical, geoenvironmental and structural engineering.

Research includes: groundwater contamination modeling and remediation including optimal remediation design; environmental restoration and ecological engineering; hydrological processes; air pollution and related health effects; modeling of contaminant fate and transport in the environment; materials; geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering; dynamic behavior of soils, structures and structural health monitoring; geo-energy; and sustainable transportation systems.

Graduate students of CEE can concurrently pursue certificates of graduate study in sustainable transportation systems, complex systems, and ecological economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Eng. Materials
  • Numerical Methods for Engineer
  • Intro to Finite Element Analysis
  • Civil Engineering Systems Analysis
  • Design/Planning for Bikes/Peds
  • Traffic Operations & Design
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

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General Requirements

The following materials should be submitted with your online application:

  • Contact information for all three people who will provide letters of recommendation 
  • One official transcript from each institution you have attended, including the one you currently attend 
  • Writing Sample (where required)
  • Test Scores (where required)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1674 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1674 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    664 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 664 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Burlington

  • 1269 - 1890 USD/month
    Living Costs

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