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Graduate Course Offerings

Course offerings from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Penn State University, University Park, Fall 2016 – Summer 2017 provided for scheduling assistance for graduate students in the M.Eng., M.S. and Ph.D. programs in Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering.




CE 590: Civil Engineering Colloquium

CE 535: Integrated Project Management for Civil Engineers

Below is list of courses that are usually offered every SUM semester at the University Park campus. (but please check – search.cfm)

A E 469: Photovoltaic Systems Design and Construction

E MCH 400: Advanced Strength of Materials and Design

E MCH 520: Advanced Dynamics

E MCH 540: Introduction to Continuum Mechanics

EGEE 441: Electrochemical Engineering Fundamentals

ENGR 486: Business Opportunities in Engineering

ENGR 487: Business Opportunities in Engineering: The Business Plan

GEOG 485: GIS Programming and Customization

M E 461: Finite Elements in Engineering

M E 560:  Solid Mechanics

I E 405: Deterministic Models in Operations Research

I E 433: Regression Analysis and Design of Experiments

CE 422: Transportation Planning

CE 423: Traffic Operations

CE 528: Transportation Safety Analysis

CE 597x: Alternative Transportation Methods

CE 597x: Applied Bayesian Statistics

CE 421W: Transportation Design    

CE 523: Analysis of Transportation Demand

CE 525: Transportation Operations

CE 597x: Infrastructure Management

CE 435: Foundation Engineering

CE 584: Concrete Materials and Properties

CE 436: Construction Engineering Materials

CE 497x: Geotechnical Design

CE 597C: Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management

CE 597x: Soil Dynamics

CE 597x: new geotechnical course offered by faculty

CE 441: Structural Design of Foundations

CE 447: Structural Analysis by Matrix Methods 

CE/AE 538: Earthquake Resistant Design of Buildings

CE 544: Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures

CE 549: Bridge Engineering

CE 597x: Nonlinear Structural Analysis

CE 541: Structural Analysis

CE/AE 542: Building Enclosure Science and Design

CE 543: Prestressed Concrete Behavior and Design

CE 548: Structural Design for Dynamic Loads

CE 597x: Meshless Methods (tentative title)




CE 461: Water Resources Engineering

CE 462: Open Channel Hydraulics

CE 561: Fundamentals of Surface Hydrology

CE 567: River Engineering

CE 461: Water Resources Engineering

CE 462: Open Channel Hydraulics

CE 465W: Water Resources Engineering  Capstone Design

CE 551: Time Series Analysis in Hydrology

CE 555: Groundwater Hydrology

CE 564: Sediment Transport in Alluvial Streams

Below is list of courses that are usually offered every SUM semester at the University Park campus. (but please check – search.cfm)

MATH 414: Introduction to Probability Theory

STAT 401: Experimental Methods

STAT 414: Introduction to Probability Theory

STAT 462: Applied Regression Analysis

CE 475: Water Quality Chemistry

CE476: Solid and Hazardous Waste Management

CE 472W: Environmental Engineering Capstone Design

CE479: Environmental Microbiology

CE497: Ecological Engineering

CE571: Physical-Chemical Treatment Processes

CE570: Environmental Aquatic Chemistry

CE572: Biological Treatment Processes

CE576: Environmental Transport Processes

CE591: Environmental Engineering Seminar

CE578: Groundwater Remediation

CE592: Environmental Engineering & Science Topics

CE591: Environmental Engineering Seminar

CE597x: Environmental Electrochemistry

CE592: Environmental Engineering & Science Topics

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The Penn State Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, established in 1881, is internationally recognized for excellence in the preparation of undergraduate and graduate engineers through the integration of education, research, and leadership.

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

212 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-1408

Phone: 814-863-3084