Civil and Environmental Engineering

Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Master of Science in Environmental Engineering in Civil Engineering

For information on the Master of Engineering, Railway Engineering Concentration, see the Concentration tab.

Thesis Option

CEE 599Thesis Research (min-max applied toward degree)4-12
Elective courses, subject to Other Requirements and Conditions below20-28
Total hours32

Other requirements1

Other Requirements and Conditions may overlap.
Individual programs are developed by the students in consultation with their academic advisors.
A minimum of 16 hours of credit within the major field with 8 graded and at the 500 level.
A minimum of 12 hours at the 500-level overall.
A maximum of 8 hours of CEE 597 (or other independent study) may be applied toward the elective course work requirement.
At least half of the minimum hours required for the degree must be in Illinois courses meeting on the Urbana-Champaign campus or in courses meeting in other locations approved by the Graduate College for residency credit for the degree.
Minimum program GPA 2.75

Non-Thesis Option

Elective courses, subject to Other Requirements and Conditions below36
Total Hours36

 Other requirements1

Other Requirements and Conditions may overlap.
Individual programs are developed by the students in consultation with their academic advisors.
A minimum of 16 hours of credit within the major field with 8 graded and at the 500 level.
A minimum of 12 hours at the 500-level overall.
A maximum of 8 hours of CEE 597 (or other independent study) may be applied toward the elective course work requirement.
At least half of the minimum hours required for the degree must be in Illinois courses meeting on the Urbana-Champaign campus or in courses meeting in other locations approved by the Graduate College for residency credit for the degree.
Minimum program GPA 2.75