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Civil Engineering, Integrated B.S. and M.S., B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Los Angeles, CA, United States
The Civil Engineering, Integrated B.S. and M.S. program of California State University Los Angeles provides an accelerated route for academically excellent upper-division students in the BS degree program to complete the MS degree program while simultaneously completing the BS requirements.
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Overview

The main objectives of the Civil Engineering, Integrated B.S. and M.S. program of California State University Los Angeles are:

  • To provide an accelerated route to a graduate degree, with simultaneous awarding of both bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

Program Features

  • Simplified application process
  • BS and MS coursework can be taken concurrently
  • 6 common 400 level elective units between BS and MS programs
  • Access to graduate student facilities
  • TA appointments (if available)
  • The scheduling flexibility provided by the program enables students to complete the BS and MS degrees efficiently.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    159 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • General Physics I: Mechanics
  • General Physics II: Electromagnetism and Circuits
  • General Chemistry for Engineers
  • Introduction to Civil Engineering Design

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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:

    5.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    44

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Application in MS Word doc format.
  • Two letters of recommendation in MS Word doc format (at least one of which should be from a Civil Engineering faculty member).
  • After review by a faculty committee and if the application is accepted, a Graduate Degree Study Plan will be prepared and approved. The formal degree plan will specify the six units of common electives to be listed on the BS and the MS program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16286 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16286 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6782 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Los Angeles

  • 1520 - 2570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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