M.Sc. On Campus

Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering

Milwaukee School of Engineering

24 months
918 USD/credit 20655 USD/year
918 USD/credit 20655 USD/year
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 The Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering Specialty at Milwaukee School of Engineering designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills necessary for professional practice.


The Master of Science in Civil Engineering - Structural Engineering at Milwaukee School of Engineering offers students the opportunity to gain depth in one of three areas of specialization: construction management (ConM), environmental and water resources engineering (EWRE), and structural engineering (StrE).

The ConM specialty offers a blend of coursework emphasizing advanced topics in construction management, supplemented by business administration courses, and marketing and strategic management principles. The EWRE specialty provides students with advanced coursework in facilities planning, environmental law, and life cycle assessment. The StrE specialty focuses on topics in the analysis and design of structural systems for buildings and bridges.

Curriculum Format

The Civil Engineering - Construction Management program at Milwaukee School of Engineering requires completion of 45 graduate credits. At least 36 of these credits shall be taken from courses within the student’s chosen specialty; up to 9 credits may be taken from courses within other civil engineering specialty areas or from courses offered by other departments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Finite Elements
  • Structural Stability
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Lateral Loads on Structural Systems
  • Reinforced Concrete Member Design
  • AISC Steel Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor of science degree in civil engineering or a closely related area from an ABET-accredited university. Students may be required to take one or more undergraduate prerequisite course(s) to satisfy prerequisites for graduate courses.
  • Test scores from the GRE General Test if an applicant’s undergraduate GPA is less than 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale).
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Prior to registering for any classes, the accepted applicant is required to meet with the MSCVE program director to plan a course of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 918 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    20655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 918 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 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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