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University of South Florida

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Tampa, FL

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Overview

University of South Florida / Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is located in Tampa, FL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science in Environmental Engineering (MSEV) Environmental engineering Engineering for international development
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental engineering
Master of Environmental Engineering (MEVE) Environmental engineering
Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) Civil engineering Structures engineering
Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) Civil engineering Transportation engineering
Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) Civil engineering Geotechnical engineering
Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) Civil engineering Materials science and engineering
Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) Civil engineering Water resources
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering Water resources
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering Structures engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering Transportation engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering Geotechnical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering Materials science and engineering
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Water resources
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Structures engineering
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Transportation engineering
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Geotechnical engineering
Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) Civil engineering Materials science and engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 53
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

268
Applied
127
Accepted
55
Enrolled
47%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in major, letters of reference, statement of purpose
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, resume

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

213
Total Graduate Students
34%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
65%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.45%
Black or African American 3.76%
White or Caucasian 29%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 0.94%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.35%
Unknown 2.82%

Gender

Male (70%)
Female (29%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 0
Male (14)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Environmental and water resources engineering, geotechnics and geoenvironmental systems, structures and materials systems, transportation systems
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,841,018

Location & Contact

Address 4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL  33620-9951
United States
Contact Dr. Manjriker Gunaratne
Professor and Department Chair
Email: gunaratn@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-5818
Fax: 813-974-2957