PhD Program Research Areas in Civil Engineering
College-wide Program Requirements
The College of Engineering (COE) offers a Ph.D. in Engineering with options that include Civil Engineering. The COE has general program requirements that apply to all students who pursue a Ph.D. in Engineering, regardless of which option they choose.
Program-specific Degree Requirements for the Civil Engineering Option
Students must meet the overall requirements for the Ph.D. in Engineering. The student’s
committee may require additional credits of study based on the student’s background and
needs. Specific course selections will be determined by the student and his/her committee
to support the student’s area of study. Up to 24 graded course credits can be applied from an M.S. Degree in meeting the Ph.D. credit requirements, at the discretion of the student’s Ph.D. committee. The College of Engineering's Examination Requirements, which are specified at the link above, will be followed.