Earn a Master's Degree in Civil Engineering

With a graduate degree in civil engineering from Missouri S&T,  you will gain the knowledge and skills to Change the World.

Through scientific discovery and engineering invention, our graduates revitalize the nation’s built and natural environments. They design and construct bridges, skyscrapers, transportation and water supply systems. Many of them also make remarkable contributions in business.

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Degree Information

Our Master of Science degree in civil engineering offers thesis and non-thesis options. Both options require a total of 30 credit hours. This program provides the building blocks for the dynamic and challenging world of civil engineering. You’ll use your expertise to make an immediate impact, whether your interest is in building better roads, bridges, or other infrastructure projects and systems.

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Research in Civil Engineering

Our faculty's research interests and expertise encompass a wide range of subject areas.

Each year, faculty projects receive external funding from such agencies as NASA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

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