Civil Engineering, Master | University of Kansas | Lenexa, United States
12 months
24607 USD/year
24607 USD/year
10645 USD/year
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Civil Engineering is the oldest engineering program at University of Kansas. The first graduating class included a civil engineer. Civil engineers design roads, water systems, bridges, dams, and other structures, providing nearly all the infrastructure needed by modern society. 


Civil Engineering graduates at University of Kansas were the first engineers to address environmental issues and are the lead engineering discipline in treating water supplies to protect public health.

Learning outcomes

Architectural engineering combines study in architecture with engineering science and design courses in electrical, mechanical, construction, and structures to prepare students for building design projects of all kinds. Architectural engineering merged with civil and environmental engineering to form the the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering (CEAE).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction engineering and management
  • Engineering mechanics
  • Environmental engineering
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Structural engineering
  • Transportation engineering
  • Water resources engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The department admits for all semesters.  An ABET-accredited baccalaureate degree in engineering is required. 
  • Applicants are expected to have undergraduate grade-point averages of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale for regular admission. 
  • Applicants with slightly lower grade-point averages may be admitted on provisional status. Applicants for full-time graduate study must submit GRE exam scores. 
  • The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required for international applicants. International applicants should take the TOEFL examination as early as possible to expedite the admission process.

Tuition Fee

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    24607 USD/year
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  • National

    24607 USD/year
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  • In-State

    10645 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10645 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lenexa

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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