24 months
647 USD/credit
336 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Civil Engineering degree at South Dakota State University offers coursework, design, and research activities within Civil and Environmental Engineering that are related to structural, transportation, geotechnical, water resources, hydrology, hydraulics and environmental engineering, as well as engineering mechanics.  

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This  Civil Engineering degree at  South Dakota State University  will be a good fit if you:

  • Hold an undergraduate degree in civil engineering or related field
  • Like to solve complex problems
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Desire to help communities and society as a whole

Career Opportunities

  • Civil engineer
  • Environmental engineer
  • Geotechnical engineer
  • Structural engineer
  • Transportation designer
  • Water resources engineer

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  •  Advanced Civil and Environmental Engineering
  •  Thesis
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering Electives
  • Supporting Electives
  • Master’s Research Problems/Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

  • The application must include the application fee, all post-secondary transcripts, degree certificate, and other materials as required by specific programs before processing of the application will begin.  
  • Master’s degree applicants must have an approved Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution (except in approved/accelerated programs).
  • GRE: Not required

Tuition Fee

  • International

    647 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 647 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    336 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 336 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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