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Brigham Young University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Provo, UT

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Brigham Young University

Overview

Brigham Young University / Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is located in Provo, UT, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Civil engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 36
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

27
Applied
18
Accepted
18
Enrolled
67%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th No
Winter deadline September 5th September 15th No
Spring deadline February 5th February 5th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of upper-division course work
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of upper-division course work

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 85
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.79%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (73%)
Female (26%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 4
Male (18)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Structural optimization; finite element modeling and earthquake resistant analysis; groundwater, surface water, watershed and hydrologic modeling and visualization; subsurface environmental issues including transport, remediation, monitoring and characterization; capacity of deep foundations under static and dynamic loading and the behavior and mitigation of liquefiable soils
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,119,112

Location & Contact

Address 368 Clyde Building
Provo, UT  84602
United States
Contact Dr. Rollin H. Hotchkiss
Department Chair
Email: rhh@byu.edu
Phone: 801-422-2811
Fax: 801-422-0159