The Civil Engineering department at University of Houston has well equipped research laboratories fitted with state-of-the-art instruments. The structural laboratory has more than 2,500 square feet of strong floor with a 2.5-million-pound MTS testing system, a large panel tester with forty 100- ton jacks, a biaxial fatigue tester and a walk-in chamber for large scale environmental testing. The materials testing laboratory is equipped with a 2-foot-deep strong floor and a 400-kip Tinius-Olsen universal testing machine.
The geotechnical facility includes a laboratory with triaxial testing capability, sophisticated pile test chambers and fully equipped grouting and soil mechanics laboratories. The hydraulic facility is equipped with a fluid mechanics/wave mechanics laboratory with a 50-ft long tilting flume and state-of-the-art ADV and LSPIV. The environmental laboratories encompass a 2,000 square foot analytical research facility with state-of-the-art instrumentation that allows for analysis of most contaminants in soil, water and air as well as microbial and molecular analysis.
The geosensing laboratory includes an optical laboratory and specialized airborne and terrestrial based remote sensing equipment.
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- Internship in Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Constructn Project Management
- Graduate Seminar
- 12 months
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DisciplinesCivil Engineering & Construction View 367 other Masters in Civil Engineering & Construction in United States
- A complete admissions application, including official transcripts from all colleges attended, official test scores, and application fee ($25 domestic applicants/$75 international applicants).
- A grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0/4.0 (B-Average grade) on the last 60 hours attempted.
- Satisfactory scores on the Quantitative and Verbal tests of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
- Fulfillment of the English Language Proficiency requirements.
International937 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 937 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National937 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 937 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
In-State428 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 428 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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