STEM Designation: This program is STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math)-designated by the Department of Homeland Security. For more information, please see https://www.newhaven.edu/admissions/stem-designated-programs.php
The master of science in civil engineering is designed for individuals with a keen interest in civil infrastructure, construction engineering, or sustainability wanting to develop expertise in the analysis and design of multidisciplinary civil engineering projects, usually in a team-oriented professional environment. The program is uniquely multidisciplinary, combining knowledge of a variety of engineering disciplines to address the current needs of society.
A minimum of 30 credits, with only 3 required credits (one course), must be completed to earn the master of science degree in civil engineering. Specialized focus areas include: sustainability, infrastructure engineering, and construction management.
- Perform detailed design of civil engineering systems
- Propose viable solutions to civil engineering problem
- Review research in civil engineering or related fields
- Communicate advanced technical knowledge pertaining to civil engineering through both oral and written means