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Civil Engineering Students at the University of Idaho

Ph.D. Civil Engineering



Office of Admissions
Phone: 208-885-6326
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119
Student Union Building Room 117
P.O. Box 444264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264


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322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene

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1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls

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1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

Design a Modern Marvel

Earn an advanced degree and focus on the infrastructure that supports society in a program that gives you the advanced education you need to design, build and manage the public and private works that make modern life possible. You may customize your studies to suit your career goals and interests.

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
  • Academic Teaching/Research


Potential salaries are based
upon national averages.
Degree Prep The objective of our program is to produce graduates who can:
  • solve problems in mathematics through differential equations, probability and statistics, and calculus-based physics and chemistry.
  • function well as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • apply relevant techniques, skills and modern engineering tools to solve problems.
Degree Roadmap Entering a graduate program in Civil Engineering opens up a world of opportunity for vision and change necessary to the world in which we live.  The curriculum for a Civil Engineering master's degree depends greatly on the focus, as there are a great many areas of study in this broad field of engineering.

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.