Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Swanson School of Engineering University of Pittsburgh

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Swanson School of Engineering University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
24%
76%
student ratio
152
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
56%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Civil Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering (MSCEE)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 52
    • Doctoral Degrees 15
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

56% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 343
    • Accepted 195
    • Acceptance Rate 56
    • Enrolled 32
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline July 1st July 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students152
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students152
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian92%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage53%
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEnvironmental and water resources, structures and infrastructures, construction management
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,485,509

Location & Contact

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Swanson School of Engineering
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Radisav Vidic

Chairman

Phone: 412-624-9870
Fax: 412-624-0135

Dr. Leonard Casson

Academic Coordinator

Phone: 412-624-9868
Fax: 412-624-0135
Email: casson@pitt.edu


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