The Master of Science in Civil Engineering - Structural program at University of Massachusetts Lowell offers an opportunity to pursue a broad range of interests in the fields of environmental and water resources engineering. The course of study is designed to meet an individual student's interests and career goals. Programs consist of civil engineering courses in water and wastewater treatment, environmental chemistry, hydrology, hydraulics, air pollution control, environmental law and policy and may include courses from allied disciplines such as biological and health sciences, environmental studies, chemistry and work environment.
The program of study consists of five core courses and elective courses. Undergraduate course prerequisites must be completed before beginning graduate course work.
A student seeking an MS Engineering in Structural Engineering must have at least one core course from each group (A, B, and C) to meet the core course requirements. Student study programs in structural engineering are developed with a faculty advisor to meet the needs of the individual. Students should also meet the prerequisite requirement in each graduate-level course by receiving an approval from the instructor.
- Practice of Structural Engineering
- Design of Steel Structures
- Computer-based Design of Concrete Buildings
- Computer-Based Analysis of Structures
- Behavior of Structures
- 12 months
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The University of Massachusetts Lowell Graduate Admissions Office has a "rolling admissions" policy.
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We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- A completed application form.
- Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records.
- Letters of recommendation written by individuals qualified to judge the ability of the applicant to carry on graduate work and research as requested by the department. Refer to the department page to learn about the number of required recommendations.
- Official scholastic test scores specified for various degree programs at the University (see individual departmental requirements). An applicant who has earned a graduate degree from an accredited university may petition the department graduate coordinator to waive the scholastic test requirements (e.g. GRE).
- The official score report for an institutionally approved language test for students from countries where English is not the national language. The thresholds for English tests are set by the department.
International30551 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 30551 USD per year during 12 months.
National27650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27650 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State15576 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15576 USD per year during 12 months.
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