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Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering

Program Details

The University of Virginia, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, offers a Master of Engineering in Civil and Environmental Engineering with an emphasis in Infrastructure Systems degree. This program is offered through the Commonwealth Graduate Engineering Program. The curriculum requires students to complete 30 credits in order to earn this degree. There are a total of 10 required courses. These courses may be taken towards degree completion or for non-degree continuing credit. This is also a five-year program.

This program is designed to be completed in a part-time format. Classes are offered in both live and asynchronous formats. Students may transfer up to five courses from other CGEP programs in Virginia, or up to four courses from non-CGEP programs. If students wish to have prior completed coursework count for credit towards the graduate degree, they must have it approved prior to enrollment.

The typical course list includes the following: Computational Methods in Civil Engineering, Green Engineering and Sustainability, Infrastructure Management, Traffic Operations, Introduction to Transportation Planning, Non-destructive Evaluation of Civil Engineering Systems, Stochastic Systems, Engineering Mathematics I, Statistics for Engineers & Scientists, and Structure and Properties of Materials I.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges