Master of Science degree (thesis)

  • Requires a minimum of 30 semester hours of graduate courses including a minimum of four credit hours of thesis (CIVL 7990)
  • The maximum of six credit hours of thesis (CIVL 7990) can be counted towards meeting the degree requirement

  • Student may transfer up to six credit hours of graduate courses from another institution or from another graduate degree upon the approval by the student's advisory committee.
  • The specific plan of study must be approved by the student's advisory committee

  • Completion and defense of a thesis

  • Must pass an on-campus comprehensive oral examination covering course work and the thesis (report examination results using form 9)

  • No language requirement

  • One semester study in residence

  • Should submit a graduation check request to the Graduate School prior to the semester of expected graduation
  • Graduation day is the official last day of each semester and, therefore, is the deadline for approved plans of study and graduation checks for graduation the following semester
  • Special requirements (prerequisites) for students holding college degrees in fields other than civil engineering




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