Online Master of Civil Engineering Program

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Develop your technical civil engineering proficiencies while building your project and business management expertise by earning your Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering. Designed for working professionals, Norwich University’s online Master of Civil Engineering program combines relevant theory with real-world application to deliver an education that meets your professional needs.

What Make Norwich’s Online Masters of Civil Engineering Unique?
The online master’s degree in civil engineering enhances your technical knowledge and engineering competence by delivering a modern, practice-orientated education that fosters creativity and critical thinking for engineering problem solving and innovation.

With a core curriculum focused on the application of engineering fundamentals; mathematics; natural and social sciences; humanities; and technology, the online MCE program reinforces existing civil engineering knowledge while delivering highly specialized training in project management, engineering mathematics, and one of four unique areas of concentration.

In addition to your core courses, you will also have a choice of four concentrations.
These concentrations include:

  • Structural Engineering
  • Environmental/Water Resources Engineering
  • Construction Management Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering

Benefits of an Online Masters in Civil Engineering from Norwich University
• A comprehensive civil engineering curriculum designed to enhance technical knowledge and practical skills
• Built based on American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recommendations
• Enjoy small class sizes and a direct connection to the faculty and other students
• Complete the program in as few as 18 months while staying active in your current career
• If you need to complete math or undergraduate engineering prerequisites, Norwich offers those courses as an integrated part of the curriculum, so you don’t have to delay your program enrollment.
• Learn online, from anywhere and on your schedule through an interactive learning platform

Established in 1819, Norwich University is nationally recognized institution of higher education is the birthplace of ROTC as well as the first private military college in the United States. As the first private college in the U.S. to teach civil engineering, Norwich University has long been committed to the advancement and application of civil engineering to improve our country’s infrastructure. Norwich University is regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Why Pursue an Online Masters in Civil Engineering from Norwich University?
To focus on the area of civil engineering that is most relevant to your career path and educational goals, choose from one of four concentrations uniquely designed to provide an in depth examination of engineering procedure, techniques and processes from four distinct areas of study.

Structural Engineering – Reinforce the fundamentals of structural engineering and engineering mechanics. Examine the design of steel and timber structures, and the design of reinforced and prestressed/precast concrete structures. Discover two tracks of structural analysis: static analysis and dynamic analysis.

Environmental/Water Resources Engineering – Review fluid mechanics and hydraulics. Examine the fundamentals of environmental and water resource engineering required for more advanced concepts. Explore the physiochemical and biological processes for water and wastewater treatment. Focus on stormwater management issues, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), geoenvironmental engineering, groundwater flow and waste containment.

Construction Management Engineering – Build your business management and leadership skills from a civil engineering perspective. Gain the expertise you’ll need to lead a team of engineers and manage your engineering business. Examine information technology, contracts, insurance, project finance and accounting.

Geotechnical Engineering – Review engineering mechanics and the foundations of engineering. Focus on earthquake engineering, soil mechanics, and soil stabilization. Study numerical methods for the analysis of complex geotechnical