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Civil Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (WUR) Boca Raton, FL, United States
The Civil Engineering program delivers the highest quality educational and research opportunities throughout the FAU service area and beyond and makes a significant contribution to the needs of a changing South Florida community.
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Overview

Civil Engineering serves the technological needs of society, especially with regard to the constructed environment in South Florida. It produces a diverse population of engineers, each possessing a superior technical foundation and a rigorous liberal education. It creates new opportunities for the communities and industries of South Florida and beyond. The faculty focuses on learning and research—the core competencies. Civil Engineering students are active learners motivated to serve society. Administrators and staff are stewards of the department’s self-governance, its role within the University and its support processes. Through individual dedication, the faculty, administrators and staff contribute to the department’s group success. They value ethical behavior, critical thinking, innovation, individual responsibility, thoughtful risk taking, teamwork and leadership. They also value a balanced, holistic approach to life, in which the well-being of each member of the community has primacy. In this way, their actions educate at least as well as their words.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Construction Project Management
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Foundation Engineering
  • Pavement Design
  • Analysis of Structures
  • Structural Steel Design
  • Reinforced Concrete Design

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Submit Application and Fees
  • Submit Required Academic Credentials
  • SAT or ACT Scores
  • Submit English Proficiency Tests
  • Immigration/Visa Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19432 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    5432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5432 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Boca Raton

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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