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Southern Methodist University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dallas, TX

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Overview

Southern Methodist University / Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is located in Dallas, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Sustainability and development
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil and environmental engineering
Master of Science (MS) Civil engineering Structural engineering
Master of Science (MS) Civil engineering Transportation systems
Master of Science (MS) Civil engineering Geotechnical engineering
Master of Science (MS) Environmental engineering

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required
Oral and written qualifying exams

Admissions

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st May 15th No
Spring deadline November 15th September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years; bachelor's degree in engineering, mathematics, or sciences
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements BS and MS in related field, minimum GPA of 3.3

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Research

Focus of faculty research: Human and environmental health effects of endocrine disrupters, development of air pollution control systems for diesel engines, structural analysis and design, modeling and design of waste treatment systems
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 750340
Dallas, TX  75275-0340
United States
Contact Barbara Minsker
Chair
Email: minsker@smu.edu
Phone: 214-768-4950