Master of Science in Civil Engineering
In addition to completing the application for admission and paying the $60 non-refundable application fee, applicants must have:
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering*
2.75 cumulative grade point average (GPA) on 4.0 scale
Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work from accredited institutions
Minimum Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores of 295 (combined verbal and quantitative.) If you completed the GRE prior to August 2012, the acceptable score is 1000 on the previous scale.
Credentials should be mailed to:
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
Applications received at least six weeks prior to the beginning of a term will be given priority.
Applicants are considered on a case-by-case basis. Students not meeting the minimum requirements may still be admitted. Remedial work may be specified for those applicants who, in the opinion of the faculty, do not have a sufficient background in civil engineering.
International students' bachelor's degrees in engineering must be assessed to ensure that entrance requirements are met. If you live outside of the United States and intend to complete an online academic program from your home country, be sure to view special requirements for international students.
International students will not be issued a U.S. visa if admitted to the Master of Science in Civil Engineering online program, since there are no campus attendance requirements. All courses in the program are taught 100% online, allowing you to attain the entire degree from the comfort of your home and at any time convenient for you, regardless of your current location, anywhere in the world.
- August 1st for fall admission.
- December 1st for spring admission.
- April 1st for summer admission.
For more information on the admission and application process, please contact our Online Learning Enrollment Counselor at 800.871.8635 or by email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may transfer up to six credit hours of graduate coursework from any regionally accredited university, pending department approval.
If you have questions about transferring credit, contact our Online Learning Enrollment Counselor at 800.871.8635 or by email, email@example.com.