Colorado State University


Master's in Civil Engineering


102 Administration Building

Fort Collins, CO 80523

United States


(970) 492-4898

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Engineering (M.E.) in Engineering - Civil Engineering Specialization ORMaster of Science (M.S.) in Civil Engineering

Format: Online

Program Description:

Earn your civil engineering degree online

With an ever-growing population, today's civil engineers face the challenge of building and maintaining a sustainable infrastructure. One of our most critical resources is water, and the focus of this degree program prepares you to tackle the evolving water concerns facing future generations. Colorado State University is a leader in water-related issues and one of the few institutions providing an online master's in civil engineering with a focus on water resources engineering and management.

Learn from engineering faculty with a wealth of knowledge and experience in:

  • Hydrology
  • Water resources
  • Infrastructure and utility management
  • Environmental statistics

Develop the skills needed to solve 21st century water resource problems

Global population growth has increased demand for the development and maintenance of sustainable infrastructure to address water-related issues. Be prepared by studying topics such as:

  • Water control and measurement
  • Hydrology
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Infrastructure management

Learn about the most recent industry research, so you will be ready to tackle infrastructure-related issues and changing water concerns. You will gain the skills to leverage engineering concepts and computer technology to create a more sustainable infrastructure for generations to come.

Choose from two degree options

Through CSU's internationally recognized Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, you can study online to earn either a Master of Engineering with a focus in water resources engineering or a Master of Science in Civil Engineering with a focus in water resources.


Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association

International Student Requirements:

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Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30-32

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $824.00

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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