M.Sc. On Campus

Civil and Environmental Engineering

University of Massachusetts Lowell

12 months
30551 USD/year
27650 USD/year
15576 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of Massachusetts Lowell is an intensive program of instruction at an advanced technical level. The program permits students to design, in consultation with their advisor, a plan of study that meets individual goals and career objectives.


Civil and Environmental Engineering from University of Massachusetts Lowell includes Environmental Engineering, Geoenvironmental Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Structural Engineering and Transportation Engineering. Admission to a particular engineering option is open to applicants with undergraduate degrees in engineering, mathematics or science.

Learning outcomes

The degree requires successful completion of 30 credit hours of course work or 24 credit hours of instruction and a publishable thesis or 27 hours of course work and preparation of a project report. Successful completion of undergraduate prerequisite courses is required prior to registering for graduate courses. However, undergraduate prerequisites and selected graduate courses that do not have prerequisites may be taken during the first year of study with permission of the student's advisor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical and Chemical Treatment Processes
  • Physical and Chemical Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Aquatic Chemistry
  • Environmental Fate and Transport
  • Biological Wastewater Treatment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The University of Massachusetts Lowell Graduate Admissions Office has a "rolling admissions" policy.




30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An application
  • An application fee
  • A statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Official test score report
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30551 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30551 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    27650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15576 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lowell

1130 - 2341 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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