California State University, Sacramento

School of Engineering and Computer Science

Civil Engineering

Address:

6000 J Street

Sacramento, CA 95819

United States

Phone:

1-916-278-6543

Fax:

1-916-278-7217

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S. - Civil Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Civil Engineering Department offers a graduate program of study leading to a Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering in the following areas:
  • Environmental/Water Quality Engineering - environmental quality analysis and management, water and waste treatment, control of toxic substances;
  • Geotechnical Engineering - properties and behavior of soil and their application to practical problems, soil improvement and ground stabilization, and soil dynamics and earthquake engineering;
  • Structural Engineering - earthquake resistant steel and concrete design applied to buildings and bridges, structural dynamics, structural mechanics and finite element methods;
  • Transportation Engineering - traffic flow, planning theory and system management applicable to all modes with emphasis on highway and rail passenger transportation;
  • Interdisciplinary Study with other areas of civil engineering as well as with nonengineering areas (e.g., Environmental Studies, Geography, Government, and Organization Behavior and Environment) may also be arranged;
  • Water Resources Engineering - advanced hydraulics and modern hydrologic techniques, flood forecasting, groundwater flow modeling, water resources management and policy formulation.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999