Doctor of Philosophy in Civil & Environmental Engineering
Clarkson University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Civil & Environmental Engineering program uses state-of-the-art experimental and computational facilities as students focus their research on engineering problems and applied science topics.  The program covers topics including strength of materials, indoor air quality, bioenergy production and the environmental impacts, air quality monitoring and modeling, oil spill modeling and environmental impacts, river and ocean ice dynamics, structural dynamics and control, and Geotechnical reliability-based design and risk assessment.  All students must pass a group of core courses in one of the following specialty areas: environmental, geotechnical, structural or water resources engineering.

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Clarkson University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)