Montana State University

Accreditation & Accomplishments

Accreditation of Programs

Bachelor of Science degrees in Civil Engineering and its Bio-Resources Engineering option are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD  21202-0412 - telephone: (410) 347-7700. The Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Engineering Technology is accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD  21202-4012 - telephone: (410) 347-7700.

Graduation and Enrollment Data

Degrees Granted (2012-2013)

B.S. Civil Engineering 45
B.S. Civil Engineering – Bio-Resources Engineering Option 16
B.S. Construction Engineering Technology 33
M. Construction Engineering Management 0
M.S. Civil Engineering 15
M.S. Environmental Engineering 0
Ph.D. Engineering – Environmental Option 0
Ph.D. Engineering – Applied Mechanics Option 1
Ph.D. Engineering 0

Student Enrollment*

Undergraduate Curriculums

Civil Engineering 302
Civil Engineering – Bio-Resources Option 74
Construction Engineering Technology 193
 

Graduate Curriculums

Civil Engineering (M.S.) 26
Construction Engineering Management (Master’s) 2
Engineering (Ph.D.) – Applied Mechanics Option 3
Engineering (Ph.D.) – Environmental Engineering Option 1
Engineering (Ph.D.) 3
Environmental Engineering (M.S.) 4
*Enrollment numbers are for Fall Semester 2012.

 

Accomplishments & Recognition

MSU graduates in Civil Engineering, Bio-Resources Engineering, and Construction Engineering Technology are in great demand, and almost all find employment in their fields. Statistics for the 2008 Graduating Class can be found on the sixth page of MSU's Career Destination Survey (pdf).

This year, MSU students passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam at a rate of 84%. The national average was 73%.


FE Exam Pass Rates
Year
Number Passing
Number Failing
MSU
Pass Rate
National Average
95-96
64
10
86%
66%
96-97
27
4
87%
70%
97-98
59
6
90%
80%
98-99
61
5
92%
79%
99-00
57
4
93%
76%
00-01
57
2
97%
75%
01-02
74
2
97%
78%
02-03
66
3
96%
79%
03-04
50
3
94%
78%
04-05
55
4
93%
78%
05-06
45
7
87%
70%
06-07
46
2
96%
74%
07-08
23
6
90%
86%
08-09
30
1
97%
90%
09-10
55
0
100%
75%
10-11
59
3
95%
75%
11-12
41
8
84%
73%