PhD in Civil Engineering

With a PhD in Civil Engineering from Case School of Engineering, you’ll be prepared to develop innovations for a cleaner environment, more reliable infrastructure, and a safer, more sustainable world.

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Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Major: Civil Engineering 

In our program, you’ll hone your engineering skills while learning how to lead projects involving transportation systems, schools and office buildings, bridges, dams and industrial plants.

You’ll have ample opportunities for cross-disciplinary collaborations and research with faculty who are experts in engineering mechanics, environmental engineering, infrastructure performance and reliability, geotechnical engineering and structural engineering.

Our program will prepare you for highly specialized careers in civil and environmental engineering—from academia to industrial, governmental, construction and private-consulting organizations. Where will your PhD take you?


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