master of science in civil engineering
Hear faculty and alumni talk about the many features of the Master of Science in Civil Engineering: Construction Engineering online program.

Online Masterís Degree in Civil Engineering
With a Focus in Construction Engineering

The University of Washington's Master of Science in Civil Engineering: Construction Engineering program is one of the few online graduate programs in the nation with this specialized focus. In this program, you will gain the latest knowledge in the engineering principles and management techniques necessary to lead major infrastructure efforts and to prepare yourself for increasing career opportunities and new challenges in the heavy construction industry.

Start or Advance Your Career in Heavy Construction Engineering

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering online program was developed in partnership with industry experts to provide graduates with the skills that are in demand by the heavy construction industry. The program is designed for professionals who have an undergraduate degree in engineering. If your undergraduate degree is in a different field, you might consider the Master of Science in Construction Management online program, which also focuses on the heavy construction industry but doesn't require a bachelor's degree in engineering.

Earn Your Degree
Completely Online

Designed for working professionals, this program is offered completely online. Online courses are taught by faculty from the UW departments of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Construction Management, as well as by leading professionals in the field. During the course of study, you will communicate regularly with instructors and classmates online.


You can apply to begin any quarter.

July 1
Autumn Quarter

November 1
Winter Quarter

February 1
Spring Quarter

May 1
Summer Quarter

After each deadline, applicants will be accepted on a space-available basis.


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