May 25, 2019  
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog

Civil and Coastal Engineering Department

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Chair: K. Hatfield
Graduate Coordinator: Dennis Hiltunen
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The Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering offers two distinct graduate programs: civil engineering and coastal and oceanographic engineering. All degrees except the Ph.D. are available in a thesis or nonthesis option.

Civil and Coastal Engineering degree programs include areas of specialization in; Coastal & Oceanographic Engineering, Coastal Ecosystem Dynamics, Geosystems Engineering, Materials & Pavements, Public Works,  Structural Engineering, Sustainable Construction Engineering,  Transportation Engineering and Water Systems

Minor or supporting work is encouraged from a variety of related or allied fields of study. Ph.D. students are required to take a preliminary examination. Requirements for the M.S., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees are given in the Graduate Degrees  section of this catalog.

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