Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD

The Civil and Environmental Engineering PhD degree program provides opportunities for students to gain expertise in a broad range of research areas that support state initiatives, closely tie to campus research thrusts, and align with federal funding sources such as NSF, DoE, DoD, USDA and NASA. Doctoral students work with faculty advisors mentors to develop personalized programs of study and make significant contributions to the civil and environmental engineering body of knowledge through their research. Find out more about department research areas. The CENE PhD student handbook provides detailed information for students.