Civil & Environmental Engineers design, build, maintain, and operate the basic framework of society. Our work protects people and communities from hazards and protects the environment from harmful effects of human activities.
Aside from the basic math, physics, and chemistry courses, you will have to take courses that dive deeply into infrastructure analysis and design.
Four-year plan (environmental and water resources
Four-year plan (geotechnical and structural)
Four-year plan (transportation and project management)
UMD civil and environmental engineering graduates have gone on to careers with leading private companies and agencies in the public sector. See who's hiring our students!
CEE majors have many research opportunities available to them. Check out the possibilities!
Emergency medicine (Cinzia)
Environmental and agricultural science
Material scientists and engineers
Orthopedic surgeons? (Birthe)
Sociology and Anthropology
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