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Earn your Master of Science in Civil Engineering from a #2 Ranked Program

Purdue University’s Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) is ranked #2 in Best Online Master's of Civil Engineering Programs in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. The University is also ranked in the top 25 institutions for civil engineering in the world.

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The online MSCE is the best of both worlds for working professionals: a world-class graduate degree in engineering and the flexibility of an entirely online program that allows you to advance to new levels in your career. Tuition is less than $25,000 for the full 30-credit hour graduate program. Within the program, you can dive deep into your chosen field and learn from the same world-renowned faculty who teach students on campus. The program is self-paced, giving you the flexibility to balance work and life responsibilities while gaining the necessary knowledge and skills for career advancement. 


Three Interdisciplinary Tracks Available

The program enables you to choose classes from a wide variety of topics in Civil Engineering, including these interdisciplinary tracks:

  • Infrastructure Design, Resilience, and Sustainability
  • Smart Mobility
  • Sustainable Water

Pave the Way for Career Progress

Purdue strives to help you foster valuable connections and is committed to your career growth. Purdue's online MSCE  program provides you with the opportunity to build strong professional relationships with your fellow classmates, who come from a wide array of professional backgrounds. 

Civil Engineering Professional review plans on an iPad and laptop.  Items within image include a yellow construction hat, measuring table, and level.Our students bring years of professional experience and are employed by leading companies and organizations such as:

  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Consulting corporations
  • Greeley & Hansen
  • US Air Force
  • US Army
  • State Departments of Transportation


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Source for online Master’s in Civil Engineering Ranking: U.S. News & World Report.

Source for Top 25 Civil Engineering Institution: Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, Academic Ranking of World Universities, ShanghaiRanking Consultancy.

Tuition and fees are subject to increase based on approval by the Purdue University Board of Trustees.

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