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The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Charlotte, NC

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Overview

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte / Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is located in Charlotte, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Infrastructure and environmental systems Infrastructure and environmental systems design
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Environmental & water resources, geo-environmental, geo technical, structural, and transportation

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 28
Doctoral Degrees 7
Other Advanced Degrees 0

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

82
Applied
55
Accepted
29
Enrolled
67%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Undergraduate degree in civil and environmental engineering or a closely-related field; minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Equivalent to U.S. baccalaureate or master's degree from regionally-accredited college or university in engineering, earth science and geology, chemical and biological sciences or a related field with minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.2, graduate 3.5

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 557
TOEFL IBT score: 83
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 Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

108
Total Graduate Students
49%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.7%
Black or African American 0.93%
White or Caucasian 37%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 6.48%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0.93%
Unknown 1.85%

Gender

Male (68%)
Female (31%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time - 24
Part-time - 5
Male (21)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering testing of materials, structural components and systems in fire, water quality and eutrophication modeling, big data analytics for transportation, innovative soil reinforcement and improvement techniques
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,446,115

Location & Contact

Address 9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC  28223-0001
United States
Contact Dr. John L. Daniels
Professor, Department Chair
Email: jodaniel@uncc.edu
Phone: 704-687-1219

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