Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department Information: 
430 EB, Provo, UT 84602-4081
(801) 422-2811
civil@byu.edu

Two degrees are offered through the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering: Civil Engineering MS and Civil Engineering PhD.

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering admits approximately thirty students each year into its programs.

Chair: Norman L. Jones
Graduate Coordinator: Gus P. Williams
Associate Chair: E. James Nelson

Resources & Opportunity: 

For information on resources and opportunities, please visit http://ceen.et.byu.edu.

Financial Assistance: 

Departmental Scholarships. Master’s or PhD candidates are eligible for scholarships each year. Applications may be obtained in January on the department Web site; the awards are given in June for the next academic year. Selection is based on scholastic merit and financial need. 

Research Assistantships. Faculty may have funds from both off-campus and on-campus sources to support research assistants. These awards support students at the current pay rate for up to 28 hours per week depending on eligibility/up to 20 hours per week for international students during the Fall & Winter semester.

Teaching Assistantships. All graduate students are eligible to be TAs. The assistantships range from 10-20 hours per week and consist of teaching labs and grading courses.