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The University of New Haven’s master’s degree program in civil engineering is uniquely designed for individuals with a keen interest in civil, environmental, and construction engineering and sustainability who want to improve their core competencies in analysis and design, areas that are critical for multifaceted civil engineering projects of the future.

Innovative focus areas

Students will choose courses from four innovative focus areas:

  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Construction Management

A future of opportunity

Student in classroomCivil engineering positions account for the most jobs of any engineering field, and this job growth is predicted to continue. In Connecticut alone, job openings for civil and environmental engineers are expected to grow by 13.8 percent through 2022, which is higher than the aggregate rate of growth for all occupations in the state.

Federal funding for sustainable and “green” development has also led to an increase in environmentallyfriendly infrastructure projects, which has driven demand for civil and environmental engineers.

Our graduates will be prepared to work for Departments of Transportation, the Federal Highway Administration, the EPA, or consulting and engineering firms as a:

  • Civil engineer
  • Environmental engineer
  • Project leader
  • Structural engineer
  • Research Consultant
  • City engineer
  • Design engineer
  • Water engineer
  • Green building professional
  • Urban planner

Related Programs

If you are interested in M.S. Civil Engineering you may also be interested in our Environmental EngineeringMechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering programs.