Civil Engineering


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Doctoral Degrees Offered: Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Master Degrees Offered: Master of Engineering (M.Engr.), Master of Science (M.S.)

Online Degrees: Master of Engineering (M.Engr.), Master of Science (M.S.)

Area(s) of Specialization (will appear on all ISU transcripts after graduation): Civil Engineering Materials (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.); Construction Engineering and Management (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.); Environmental Engineering (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.); Geotechnical Engineering (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.); Intelligent Infrastructure Engineering (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.); Structural Engineering (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.); Transportation Engineering (M.Engr., M.S., Ph.D.);

Doctoral Degree Outcomes

Master's Degree Outcomes

Career Placement Outcomes

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Contact: Dawn Miller
Phone: 515-294-8212
E-mail Address:


Application Deadlines: Applications are reviewed on a continual basis. Applicants are encouraged to apply 6-9 months in advance of any given semester.

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Program Requires GMAT : No

GRE GUIDELINES Verbal = 146, Quantitative = 155 (Structures 160), A.W. = 3.0. The GRE requirement may be waived if your undergraduate or graduate degree is from an U.S. ABET accredited institution.
Do not send application materials to the Department.
Assistantship consideration must be identified on the application.
Three letters of recommendation are required.

Additional International Requirements:

English Proficiency Minimum:

TOEFL Paper (PBT) 553
TOEFL Internet (iBT) 82
PTE 55

Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS: No

Financial Statement: Application