Department of

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Welcome to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering!

We are pleased to offer B.S., M.Eng., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees with emphasis in the following technical areas: Civil Systems; Environmental & Water Resources; Geotechnical and Materials Engineering; Structures; and Transportation.


CEE graduate application deadlines:

  • December 15 for admission in Fall
  • September 15 for admission in Spring


Department's graduation reception and Order of the Engineer ceremony
Friday, December 19
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Hintz Family Alumni Center


Read our latest Newsletter: Winter 2013/Spring 2014


Bridges to Prosperity students group photoBridges to Prosperitycompletes Panama project this summmer.

News & Events

The 2nd Annual Penn State CEE Alumni Panel Discussion

Alumni Panel article


Environmental engineering graduate student Kashima wins best paper award.

Best paper article


Penn State Bridges to Prosperity receives awards at 2nd annual Bridge Builders conference in Colorado

B2P conference article


Dr. Jack Matson, professor emeritus of environmental engineering, to talk at French conference

Matson at French conference


Dr. Eric Donnell and Dr. Gordon Warn selected as ASCE 2013 Outstanding Reviewers.

ASCE Outstanding Reviewer article


Past News Articles