• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Students may be accepted into the graduate program with undergraduate degrees in other than Civil or environmental Engineering (e.g., related areas such as mechanical engineering, materials science, environmental science, etc.). These students, however, may need to complete additional courses to cover deficiencies. The Environmental Engineering program is offered by Washington State University.


The Environmental Engineering program is offered by Washington State University

All graduates will be able to:

1. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills that are necessary to achieve success as practitioners, teachers, or researchers in civil and environmental engineering:

  • Thorough foundation and advanced knowledge in field, apply knowledge to solve problems, teach in a variety of setting, employment in industry, professional  participation and leadership.

2. Become effective researchers in civil or environmental engineering:

  • Original contribution to selected technical areas in CE and EnvEng.
  • Able to secure funds and manage resources to conduct research.
  • Apply sound research methods, draw well-supported conclusions, and effectively communicate findings.

Programme Structure

Courses taken to satisfy deficiencies cannot be included in the program of study. Each student, in consultation with his/her graduate committee, will develop a plan of study. This plan outlines what courses will be required for completion of the degree.  

To develop a plan of study, students may choose from a variety of graduate and selected undergraduate courses offered in the area of emphasis. In addition, courses may be selected from a number of related courses in other programs in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, as well as in other departments of the University.

                  Detailed Programme Facts

                  • More details:

                    If you are applying after January 10 or July 1 (priority deadlines), you will want to contact the department to see if they is still accepting applications.

                  • Programme intensity Full-time
                    • Full-time duration 24 months
                  • Languages
                    • English
                  • Delivery mode
                    On Campus
                  • More information Go to the programme website

                  English Language Requirements

                  You only need to take one of these language tests:

                  • Minimum required score:


                    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                  Academic Requirements


                  • General Application
                  • Non-Degree Graduate Status (formerly Undecided Graduate Application)
                  • Application for Reenrollment
                  • Visiting Graduate Application
                  • Graduate Certificate Program
                  • Application fee of $75 for 1st application
                  • GRE/GMAT scores and dates (if available, and required by department)
                  • Departmental information
                  • TOEFL, IELTS, or MELAB scores and dates (international applicants)

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International Applies to you

                    12596 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 12596 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                  • National Applies to you

                    5880 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 5880 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                  Living costs for Pullman

                  • 904 - 1510 USD/month
                    Living Costs

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


                  Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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