Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

School of Engineering

Civil Engineering


Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

110 Eighth Street

Troy, NY 12180

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.Eng; MS

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Research programs in Civil Engineering focus on areas such as earthquake engineering, structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, and transportation. The modeling of dynamic behavior is stressed throughout these programs. Professional practice and practical application are integrated with all research activities.


Rensselaer is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by a number of professional and academic societies.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1945 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 46700 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 46700 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

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