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Civil Engineering (Master of Engineering)

Full Time / Online and On Campus

Now more than ever, the world needs skilled civil engineers.  Civil engineers engage in vital infrastructure renewal, provide clean drinking water, fight climate change, and find new and sustainable solutions to challenges in today’s built environment. Our Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering is aligned with standards set by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)  and will give you the skills and knowledge you need to advance your career and lead significant change in the public and private sectors.

Learn by Doing

At Wentworth, we value hands-on, experiential learning opportunities which provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to become a practicing, professional civil engineer. As a student  in the Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering program you will develop a well-rounded set of new skills and  competencies including computer simulation for civil engineering and sustainable engineering design, as well as the latest tools and techniques in design and implementation. Plus,  your will learn essential project management and problem-solving skills in demand by many of today’s leading employers. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to take the civil professional engineering (PE) licensure exam and launch your career as a professional civil engineer.

Flexible and Convenient

The Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering provides a flexible academic environment.  We offer a variety of courses, including several interdisciplinary and interdepartmental options.  This variety, combined with the option to attend full-time or part-time allows you to customize your graduate program.

Interested students may select a concentration that meets their needs and interests including

  • Construction Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Structural Engineering

Students can also supplement their coursework with interdisciplinary electives that address contemporary issues in the field.

Civil Engineers in the World 

  • $115K median annual salary, 2019, American Society of Civil Engineers 
  • +$14K median annual salary for those with a master’s degree, American Society of Civil Engineers 

The Civil Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.