2017-2018 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Lyles School of Civil Engineering (Graduate)
Dr. Rao S. Govindaraju, School Head
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:
Makarand HastakInez Hua
P. Suresh Rao
W. Travis Horton
Maria Caterina Santagata
Zhi (George) Zhou
V. James Meyers
C. Douglas Sutton
Boudewijn van Gelder