UT Tyler Department of Civil Engineering
College of Engineering
Students in The University of Texas at Tyler Department of Civil Engineering develop knowledge and skills on the cutting edge through student-centered undergraduate and graduate education and research.
Civil engineers use complex technology and a strong knowledge base in science, mathematics and engineering to creatively solve society's problems.
With a degree in civil engineering from The University of Texas at Tyler, you will be well prepared to conceptualize, plan, design, construct and operate facilities essential to modern life, from highway exchanges and major bridges to hospitals, airports and launch pads.
Students in UT Tyler's civil engineering bachelor of science degree program engage in basic science and engineering science with an emphasis in engineering design. They are taught and mentored by faculty who are completely student-focused and dedicated to professional excellence. The bachelor of science in civil engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
UT Tyler offers the master of science degree program in civil engineering with three options:
- The research option is designed primarily for students who wish to conduct research and expand their knowledge in civil engineering.
- The professional practice option is intended primarily for students who plan to practice civil engineering at the professional level.
- The technical and management development option is geared toward practicing engineers who want to enhance their technical skills and develop management skills.