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Master of Engineering in Geotechnical Engineering

Master of Engineering in Geotechnical Engineering

  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
The Master of Engineering in Geotechnical Engineering degree program is specifically designed to provide advanced preparation in specialized areas of civil engineering practice. CORE COURSES (16 CREDIT-HOURS) CAE 562 - Engineering Behavior of Soils CAE 564 - Design of Foundations, Embankments & Earth Structures CAE 565 - Rock mechanics and Tunneling CAE 566 - Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics ELECTIVE COURSES (16 CREDIT-HOURS) CAE 442 - Finite Element Methods in Framed Structures CAE 457 - Geotechnical Foundation Design CAE 486 - Soil and Site Improvement CAE 539 - Introduction To Geographic Information Systems CAE 563 - Advanced Soil Mechanics Laboratory CAE 567 - Physico-Chemical Behavior of Soils CAE 574 - Econ Decision Analysis in CE CAE 577 - Construction Equipment Management CAE 589 - Groundwater Hydrology and Sampling CAE 590 - Geotechnical Landfill Design & Maintenance CAE 597 - Special Problems Up to 6 credit hours of courses from outside the department with advisor's consent.