Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology Brigham Young University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
22%
78%
student ratio
80
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
85%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Civil Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 38
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

85% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 40
    • Accepted 34
    • Acceptance Rate 85
    • Enrolled 27
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline September 5th September 15th Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of upper-division course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of upper-division course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students80
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students80
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian90%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage0%
    • Male Percentage100%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStructural optimization; finite element modeling and earthquake resistant analysis; groundwater, surface water, watershed and hydrologic modeling and visualization; subsurface environmental issues including transport, remediation, monitoring and characterization; and capacity of deep foundations under static and dynamic loading and the behavior and mitigation of liquefiable soils
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,306,260

Location & Contact

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology
Brigham Young University

368 Clyde Building
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. Rollin Hotchkiss

Department Chair

Phone: 801-422-2811
Fax: 801-422-0159
Email: rhh@byu.edu

Dr. Fernando Fonseca

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 801-422-2811
Fax: 801-422-0159
Email: ffonseca@byu.edu


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