Civil Engineering, M.Sc. | Southern Methodist University | Dallas, United States
12 months
1200 USD/credit 36000 USD/year
1200 USD/credit 36000 USD/year
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Civil Engineering from Southern Methodist University offers four areas of emphasis, including construction management, geotechnical engineering, structural engineering and transportation systems management, while providing breadth in the areas of environmental engineering and water resources.


Civil Engineering from Southern Methodist University has the flexibility to meet the needs of part-time students, already working in industry, who typically take the non-thesis route with 30 credit hours of coursework. All Civil and Environmental Engineering graduate courses are offered with evening class times or via distance learning to accommodate the schedule of working professionals. 

Students at Civil Engineering from Southern Methodist University will:

  • develop individual passions in certain subjects in Civil and Environmental Engineering,
  • gain broader contexts and opportunities for unique learning experiences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Matrix Structural Analysis and Introduction to Finite Element Methods
  • Advanced Soil Mechanics
  • Engineering Analysis with Numerical Methods
  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
  • Groundwater and Seepage
  • Special Projects (Topics in Geotechnical Engineering)
  • Theory of Elasticity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Accept your Offer of Admission (this starts the I-20 process and a new items checklist)
  • Submit the International Document Submission Form
  • Provide a copy of your passport
  • Financial Verification/ Certificate of Finance
  • Transcripts 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    36000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.


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