About Us-Civil and Environmental Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

About Civil and Environmental Engineering 

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is part of the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. 

CEE offers a number of programs and areas of study that are consistently ranked among the top programs nationally. 

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Integrated BS/MS
  • Master of Science
  • Joint and Dual Degree Programs
  • PhD
Our undergraduate program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org

We enjoy a very collegial and supportive community in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.  The faculty and staff are highly approachable and student-centered and the students are active contributors to their learning and that of their fellow classmates. The students have a broad range of interests and represent a diversity of countries and cultures. 

To help in maintaining this welcoming and collegial atmosphere in the department, we hold a number of fun, community building events for students and faculty throughout the academic year, such as a canoe trip in the fall, a ski trip in the winter and a trip to a Pirates baseball game in the spring.  We also have active student chapters for ASCE and Chi Epsilon that arrange a number of activities for the CEE student body.

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Summer 2014

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