Master of Civil Engineering
Norwich University

Program Details

The Master of Civil Engineering program provides busy professionals with the opportunity to earn the skills needed to work as professional engineers or in engineering-related fields. The program builds on the solid foundation of basic engineering and introduces students to the relevant skills, knowledge, and the experiences for positions of leadership and to enter or build a new career.

The specialized curriculum teaches students to analyze and design structural and environmental systems, in addition to successfully navigate and encompass the management-related issues that can surface when completing projects. 

Choose to concentrate in a particular area of expertise, including:

  • Structural engineering
  • Environmental/water resources engineering
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Construction management


This program ends in a residency at the historic Norwich University campus in Vermont.

  • A bachelor's degree in any discipline from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Resume
  • Official transcript of your undergraduate degree from a regionally or nationally accredited university
  • Letter of intent
  • Admissions essay demonstrating graduate-level writing and critical thinking skills, or the GRE
  • One letter of recommendation from a professional or academic contact

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education