Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Michigan Technological University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Civil Engineering program prepares students with an in-depth examination of advanced structural engineering theory, practical design, and analysis.  The curriculum emphasizes structural engineering and focuses on expanding the civil engineer’s capabilities as students learn advanced design techniques, examine structural dynamics, dig deeper into building code, and further examine the materials that create our world.  Graduates are prepared to take the lead on advanced civil engineering projects, pursue new career opportunities, and succeed in supervisory roles.


  • Have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Be prepared for advanced study in your chosen field, as demonstrated by your previous degree and your scholastic record
  • Statement of purpose
  • Personal Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • A résumé / curriculum vitae
  • A writing sample
  • Prerequisite courses

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission