Master of Science in Civil Engineering / Coastal Engineering
Old Dominion University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Civil Engineering with a specialization in Coastal Engineering program is designed to help students become technological leaders in civil and environmental engineering.  The curriculum prepares students to be master planners, designers, constructors, and managers of the built environment and stewards of our natural resources and the environment while emphasizing coastal engineering.  The coastal engineering curriculum emphasizes advances in knowledge in topics unique to coastal environments, such as wave theory, soil erosion, and coastal resilience to sea level rise.


  • BS degree in a related field from an accredited program
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA 
  • GRE scores (waiver available)
  • Statement of intent
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges