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MCE in Civil Engineering
North Carolina State University, Raleigh

Overview

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) is intended for students interested in advanced specialization in a specific area of civil engineering. It includes a thesis requirement, which exposes students to cutting-edge research. Thesis and oral exam required. The Master of Civil Engineering (MCE), which can be completed on campus or via a Distance Education track through Engineering Online, prepares students for professional careers in civil engineering.

Thesis and oral exam NOT required.
Courses required:
Completion of 30 credit hours of graduate level courses at the 400, 500 or 700 level with an overall grade point average of 3.0. At least 24 hours must be at the 500 level or above and 400 level courses must be outside of civil engineering. Students in the MSCE and MCE programs must choose one of the following areas of specialization:

  • Computing and Systems
    • CE 536; CE 537; CE 538
  • Construction Engineering
    • CE 538; CE 561 ; CE 562
  • Environmental, Water Resources, and Coastal Engineering
    • CE 571; CE 573; CE 574
  • Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
    • CE 548; CE 596; CE 596
  • Mechanics and Materials
    • CE 515; CE 71 4; CE 71 8
  • Structural Engineering and Mechanics
    • CE 515; CE 522; CE 523
  • Transportation Materials and Systems
    • CE 501; CE 502; CE 503

Details

$22,568

Annual Tuition Fee*

24 Months

Course Duration

30

Course Credits

On Campus

Delivery Medium

Course Link

Tuition Link

Admissions

$85

Application Fee

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Application Link

Application Deadline

01/12/2021

Summer summer 1

01/02/2022

Fall Financial Aid

01/03/2022

Fall

01/07/2022

Spring

01/07/2022

Spring Financial Aid

Pre-Requisities

Documents

A completed Online Application for Admission to the Graduate School, A paid application fee $85, Unofficial transcript, A copy of your resume or CV, Statement of Purpose, Three (3) Letters of Recommendation

Min English Scores

TOEFL

80

IELTS

6.5

Academic Pre-Requisites

  • official transcripts from universities and colleges attended (upload unofficial transcripts
    (English version only) with the online application. Original, official transcripts should not be sent until an offer of admission is made from the Graduate School.
  • GRE (General test only), TOEFL, IELTS Scores: GRE and TOEFL scores must be sent
    electronically from ETS to Institution code 5496. IELTS score sheets should be sent directly to the Graduate School. Uploading copies of test reports with your online application safeguards against delays in reporting by the testing agencies.
  • Statement of Purpose (a statement about your academic career, research, qualifications, and career goals): Limited to 500 words and must be submitted with your online application.
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation (strong recommendations from persons able to comment on the applicant’s qualifications for graduate study). List the name and email address for each reference on your application; References will be notified by email with a link to respond. Paper recommendations will not be accepted.

Students

310

Yocketers have applied

203

Yocketers got admits

277

Yocketers are interested

Average Profile of Admits

314

GRE

100

TOEFL

8

IELTS

Ajay Chovatia

Admit

Civil Engineering
  • spring 2022

Khantil Jha

Admit

Civil Engineering
  • fall 2021

Malli Krishnan Gnanam

Admit

Civil Engineering
  • fall 2021

Sunani Suresh

Admit

Civil Engineering
  • fall 2021

Pooja Deo

Admit

Civil Engineering
  • fall 2021

Opportunities

Research Internship Summer Experience (RISE) program is better prepared and motivated to pursue advanced degrees, thereby helping to sustain a rich talent pool in critical areas related to all aspects of civil engineering research and innovation.