B.Sc. On Campus

Civil Engineering

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

48 months
53100 USD/year
53100 USD/year
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As a student in the Civil Engineering program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, you’ll master and apply the fundamentals and be able to specialize. Be immersed in protecting the earth’s air and water, in the engineering behavior of earth materials, or in finding better ways to move people and goods.


Key Features

Examine the space where the natural world and the urban environment meet, or come to understand the complexities and impact the future of construction practices. Whatever your path, the project-based learning approach of the Civil Engineering program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute guarantees hands-on experiences. You’ll build leadership and cultivate ingenuity, typically in collaboration with industry partners and always with the support of faculty advisors.

Programme Structure

Pursuing your BS in Civil Engineering at WPI lets you chart your own course by studying broadly or focusing your studies with these specializations:

  • Structural and Geotechnical
  • Environmental
  • Transportation
  • Urban and Environmental Planning
  • Construction Engineering and Project Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete your application through the Common Application
  • School transcript
  • School counselor letter of recommendation
  • Teacher letter of recommendation (math or science teacher preferred)
  • Submit Test Scores (optional)
  • Personal interviews in support of your application are available on-campus and in a limited number of cities around the world
  • In addition to the regular application process, international (non-immigrant) students must meet certain standards, including proof of English proficiency and financial documentation, to join WPI

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53100 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    53100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53100 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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