Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering Texas Tech University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
30%
70%
student ratio
84
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
67%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Civil Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE)
    • Environmental Engineering Master of Environmental Engineering (MENVEGR)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 36
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

67% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 129
    • Accepted 87
    • Acceptance Rate 67
    • Enrolled 29
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (Verbal and Quantitative)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (Verbal and Quantitative)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students84
    • Female Percentage30%
    • Male Percentage70%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students84
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino31%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage96%
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGeotechnical engineering, transportation engineering, water resources engineering, environmental engineering, wind engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$830,395

Location & Contact

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering
Texas Tech University

Box 41023
Lubbock, TX 79409-1023
United States

Dr. David Ernst

Interim Chair

Phone: 806-834-8657
Email: david.ernst@ttu.edu

Dr. Priyantha Jayawickrama

Associate Professor

Phone: 806-742-3523 ext. 245
Fax: 806-742-3488
Email: priyantha.jayawickrama@ttu.edu


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