- Plan and design streets, highways, freeways, rapid transit systems and airports.
- Plan and implement traffic control systems.
- Apply technological and scientific principles to the planning, functional design, operation and management of facilities for any mode of transportation in order to provide for the safe, rapid, comfortable, convenient, economical and environmentally compatible movement of people and goods.
For more information about transportation engineering, visit the Institute of Transportation Engineers
For additional information regarding studies in transportation engineering, contact Dr. Michael Kyte
, Dr. Mike Dixon
, Dr. Ahmed Abdel-Rahim
, or Dr. Michael Lowry