Carnegie Mellon University

Welcome to the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at Carnegie Mellon offers a unique interdisciplinary program that enables you to develop imaginative solutions to real world engineering problems.

With access to cutting-edge research and technology, high achieving, energetic - yet approachable - faculty, and an innovative and flexible curriculum, we consistently rank among the top engineering programs by US News and World Report.
Our collegial, supportive and respectful climate and exceptional student/faculty ratio lead to successful alumni who maintain involvement and contact with the departmental throughout their professional careers.

Our Program Ranking

We are proud of how our civil engineering and environmental engineering programs rank as a top engineering program by US News and World Report.

2021 U.S. News & World Report Graduate Program Rankings

8th for Environmental Engineering Graduate Program
10th for Civil Engineering Graduate Program

2020 U.S. News & World Report Undergraduate Program Rankings

9th for Environmental Engineering Undergraduate Program
12th for Civil Engineering Undergraduate Program