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Lyles School of Civil Engineering (Graduate)


Website URL:

https://engineering.purdue.edu/CE/Academics/Graduate

Department/School Head:

Dr. Rao S. Govindaraju, School Head

Admission Requirements:

The general requirement for admission to graduate study in civil engineering is satisfactory completion of a baccalaureate degree program at a college or university of recognized standing with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Candidates for admission must show promise of success as graduate students and have adequate preparation in their chosen areas of study. All applicants are required to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Minimum required scores in TOEFL are:
Reading: 19
Listening: 14
Speaking: 18
Writing: 18
Overall: 90

Academic Programs:

Master’s and Ph.D. Programs

Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Doctor of Philosophy

Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Master’s degrees are offered with both a thesis option and a non-thesis option. Twenty-one course credit hours plus an acceptable thesis (of at least nine research hours) are required for a thesis option master’s degree. Thirty course credit hours are required for a non-thesis option degree.

Doctor of Philosophy Program.

A minimum of 90 credit hours are required for the PhD; 48 hours of coursework and 42 hours of research. Up to 30 credits from one master’s degree may be transferred to the PhD plan of study. An acceptable dissertation is required of all candidates.

Concentrations (Areas of Study):

Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Hydraulics and Hydrologic Engineering, Materials Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Computational Science and Engineering, Ecological Science and Engineering

Regular Graduate Faculty by Rank:

Professor

Dulcy Abraham
Ernest Blatchley
Antonio Bobet
Mark Bowman
Darcy Bullock
Melba Crawford
Phillip Dunston
Shirley Dyke
Jon Fricker
Robert Frosch
Rao Govindaraju
Ayman Habib
John Haddock
Makarand HastakInez Hua
Robert Jacko
Chad Jafvert
Dennis Lyn
Fred Mannering
Loring Nies
Jan Olek
Srinivas Peeta
Monica Prezzi
Julio Ramirez
P. Suresh Rao
Rodrigo Salgado
Jie Shan
Kumares Sinha
Mete Sozen
Andrew Tarko
Satish Ukkusuri
Amit Varma
W. Jason Weiss

Associate Professor

James Bethel
Philippe Bourdeau
Hubo Cai
Nadia Gkritza
Ayhan Irfanoglu
Garrett Jeong
Steven Johnson
Amr Kandil
Panagiota Karava
Samuel Labi
Judy Liu
Venkatesh Merwade
Santiogo Pujol
Ming Qu
Maria Caterina Santagata
Joseph Sinfield
Cary Troy
Thanos Tzempelikos
Pablo Zavattieri

Assistant Professor

Ghadir Haikal
W. Travis Horton
Mohammad Jahanshahi
Daniel Perissin
Arun Prakash
Amisha Shah
Andrew Whelton
Zhi (George) Zhou

Emeritus Faculty

Adolph Altschaeffl
John Bell
Luh-Maan Chang
Wai-Fah Chen
Menashi Cohen
Kenneth Curtis
Jacques Delleur
Sidney Diamond
Vincent Drnevich
John Gaunt
Daniel Halpin
Milton Harr
John Havers
William Judd
Robert Lee
V. James Meyers
Edward Mikhail
Rao Ramachanda
Gilbert Satterly
Charles Scholer
Donald Shurig
C. Douglas Sutton
Edward Ting
Boudewijn van Gelder
Thomas White
Robert Whitford
Douglas Winslow

Programs

    DoctoralMaster’s

    Courses

      Civil Engineering