With a degree in civil engineering,  you will learn about designing and maintaining public and private infrastructure projects, including water systems, roads, airports, buildings, bridges and more. Gain real-world experience — and earn money — through our intensive four- or five-year co-op program, where you’re employed in a professional setting. You can also participate in many experiential-education opportunities, such as our senior-design project, community-redesign initiatives and annual steel bridge competition.

Upon successful completion of the civil engineering program, you’ll be well-equipped to pursue a career in civil engineering or a related professional field. Use the Career Insight tool below to see real-time labor market data on jobs in this field.