Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Carnegie Institute of Technology Carnegie Mellon University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Carnegie Institute of Technology Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
38%
62%
student ratio
272
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 5
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
20 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computational Mechanics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Mechanics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Mechanics ]
    • Environmental Management And Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Environmental Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Environmental Engineering ]
    • Civil And Environmental Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Civil Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Civil Engineering ]
    • Civil And Environmental Engineering/Engineering And Public Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Technology and Public Policy ]
    • Advanced Infrastructure Systems Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Civil Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Civil Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Civil Engineering ]
    • Advanced Infrastructure Systems Technology Development And Application Master of Science (MS)
    • Water Quality Engineering And Science Master of Science (MS) [Water Resources Engineering ]
    • IT-Based Sustainable Global Infrastructure And Construction Management Master of Science (MS) [Construction Management]
    • Sustainability And Green Design Master of Science (MS) [Sustainable Development]
    • Computational Modeling And Monitoring For Resilient Structural And Material Systems Master of Science (MS) [Modeling and Simulation]
    • Air Quality Engineering And Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Energy Infrastructure Systems Master of Science (MS) [Energy and Power Engineering ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 145
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and two-part qualifying exam, public defense of dissertation
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 630
    • Accepted 405
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 114
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 5th January 5th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, BS in engineering, science or mathematics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, BS or MS in engineering, science or mathematics
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 84 iBT) or IELTS (6.0)

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 awardsJanuary 5
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, service assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students272
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students272
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian14%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student79%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty35
    • Full-time Percentage66%
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Female Percentage23%
    • Male Percentage77%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAdvanced infrastructure systems; environmental engineering, sustainability, and science; mechanics, materials, and computing
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$7,350,000

Location & Contact

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Carnegie Institute of Technology
Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Avenue, Porter Hall 119
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
United States

Dr. David Dzombak

Professor and Department Head

Phone: 412-268-2941
Fax: 412-268-7813
Email: dzombak@cmu.edu

Mr. David Vey

Graduate Admissions Manager

Phone: 412-268-2292
Fax: 412-268-7813
Email: dvey@andrew.cmu.edu

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