Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate Admissions Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Graduate Admissions Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
42%
58%
student ratio
73
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
60%
acceptance rate
10 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Civil And Environmental Engineering Graduate Certificate
      Advanced Certificate
    • Construction Project Management Graduate Certificate [Construction Management]
      Master of Science (MS) [Construction Management]
    • Civil Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (M Eng)
      Master of Engineering (ME) [Civil Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Master Builder Master of Engineering (M Eng)
    • Environmental Engineering Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 1
    • * 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

60% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 141
    • Accepted 86
    • Acceptance Rate 60
    • Enrolled 35
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (recommended), 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (recommended), 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 563 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based, GRE

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 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Part-time Percentage51%
    • Full-time Percentage49%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian64%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student25%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage7%
    • Male Percentage93%

Location & Contact

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Graduate Admissions
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280
United States

Dr. Tahar El-Korchi

Interim Head

Phone: 508-831-5530
Fax: 508-831-5808
Email: tek@wpi.edu

Dr. Nima Rahbar

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 508-831-5530
Fax: 508-831-5808
Email: nrahbar@wpi.edu


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