Civil Engineering Program, M.Sc. in United States

University of Illinois at Chicago

Study in:United States
29 days
Deadline: 15 Jul 2019


Study and research leading to a degree in Civil Engineering Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago is available in the areas of geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering, environmental engineering, water resources engineering, structural engineering, structural mechanics, structural health monitoring, sensors and nondestructive testing, earthquake engineering, concrete materials, reinforced and prestressed concrete, steel structures, and transportation engineering.The Department of Civil and Materials Engineering (CME) offers the program leading to the Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

The department also offers programs leading to degrees in Materials Engineering at both the master’s and doctoral levels.

Program Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Advanced Design of Metal Structures
  • Geometric Design of Highway Facilities
  • Hydraulic Design
  • Railroad Track Engineering

Academic Requirements

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Baccalaureate Field Civil engineering or a related field.
  • Minimum English Competency Test Score
  • Letters of Recommendation Not required for MS applicants.
  • Personal Statement Not required for MS applicants.

Detailed Program Facts

Starting in January 2020

You can apply until: 15 Jul 2019

For more details please visit program website.

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