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Temple University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Philadelphia, PA

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Temple University

Overview

Temple University / Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is located in Philadelphia, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate) Storm water management
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering
Master of Science in Environmental Engineering (MS Env E) Environmental engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9
Other Advanced Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Preliminary exam, dissertation proposal and defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

57
Applied
27
Accepted
13
Enrolled
47%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st August 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; BS in engineering from ABET-accredited or equivalent institution; resume; goals statement; three letters of reference; official transcripts
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; MS in engineering from ABET-accredited or equivalent institution (preferred); resume; goals statement; three letters of reference; official transcripts

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

36
Total Graduate Students
30%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.56%
Black or African American 8.33%
White or Caucasian 41%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 11.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 2.78%

Gender

Male (75%)
Female (25%)

Faculty

23
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 4
Male (19)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Analysis of the effect of scour on bridge stability, design of sustainable buildings, development of new highway pavement material using plastic waste, characterization of by-products and waste materials for pavement and geotechnical engineering applications, development of effective traffic signals in urban and rural settings, development of techniques for effective construction management
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA  19122-6096
United States
Contact Dr. Rominder Suri
Chair, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Email: rominder.suri@temple.edu
Phone: 215-204-2378
Fax: 215-204-6936

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