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B.S. Civil Engineering

B.S. Civil Engineering

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Moscow, ID 83844-4264


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Idaho Falls, ID 838402

Building Modern Society

The work of civil engineers plays an important role in how we live, work, travel and play. In this program, you will learn to plan, design and manage all types of civil engineering systems and processes, and how to apply your skills to develop sound infrastructure, create water and energy management solutions, and much more.

Fast Facts

  • Graduate and undergraduate opportunities to work in one of the region’s leading transportation research institutes.
  • Students partner with faculty and industry to solve real-world problems, enhancing their experience and gaining valuable skills for their futures.
  • High job placement of graduates starting at $60K+/year.
  • Students routinely pass the Fundamentals of Engineering exam at a rate of about 95 percent.
  • Nonresidential Building Construction
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Urban Planning
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Geo-technical Engineering


Potential salaries are based
upon national averages.
Degree Prep You may be interested in a degree in Civil Engineering if:
  • you have an aptitude in math and science. 
  • you are interested in infrastructure.
  • you have an understanding of economic principles.
  • you are proficient in the use of technical and computer tools.
  • you have excellent communication skills.
Degree Roadmap Click below to download a PDF of requirements:

For the latest information on all available Civil Engineering courses, view our Course Catalog.
Scholarships The College of Engineering provides annual scholarship awards totaling approximately $820,000. For information on specific scholarships, feel free to meet with a a representative from the College of Engineering's Student Services team.

You can find general need- and merit-based scholarships on the Financial Aid Office's scholarships page.
Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

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Hands-On Learning Undergraduate hands-on learning and research opportunities in the laboratory, field, and classroom are plentiful. U-Idaho’s engineering senior capstone design program is ranked one of the best in the nation by the National Academy of Engineers. Students get opportunities to solve real-world engineering problems sponsored by industry partners, as well as to showcase their work in the annual Engineering Design EXPO.