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Civil Engineering

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administrative contact

Leslie Van Zant
phone: 304-293-9953

program contact

Roger Chen
Civil and Environmental Engineering
phone: 304-293-9925

Program Details

Program Description

To be eligible for admission into the M.S.C.E. degree program, a candidate must hold or expect to receive a B.S.C.E. degree from either an accredited ABET curriculum or an internationally recognized program. Candidates with superior academic records and a baccalaureate degree in another engineering field, mathematics, or science may be eligible for admission into any of the master's programs offered by the department but will normally be required to attain a baccalaureate level of proficiency in certain engineering areas of the department.

Delivery Methods Available

  • on campus

Graduate Program Application Requirements

Applicants must arrange for official copies of transcripts and test scores to be sent directly to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment at PO Box 6510, Morgantown, WV 26506-6510. If being sent by delivery service (Federal Express, UPS, etc) requiring a street address, please use WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment, 1500 One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26501. The program requirements listed below (if any) are in addition to the main WVU Graduate Application.

  • Supplemental Application:
  • Test Requirements: GRE
  • See "Additional Information" below for other requirements

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Please see Office of Admissions - English Language Proficiency for more information.

Additional Information

GRE for applicants with bachelor's degree from non-US university.

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Prospective students should apply online at:

Application Priority Dates and Deadlines

  • Fall Deadline: no deadline - rolling admissions
  • Spring Deadline: no deadline - rolling admissions
  • Summer Deadline: no deadline - rolling admissions


WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.