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Civil Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Manhattan, KS, United States
To prepare our students as Civil Engineering professionals at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art who will have the depth and breadth of knowledge, sense of social and ethical responsibility, commitment to a safe and sustainable environment, and a desire to serve society in leadership positions.
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Overview

The Civil Engineering Department at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art has established the following set of outcomes that our undergraduate students are expected to achieve by the time of graduation:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Development Seminar
  • Engineering Design and Problem Solving
  • Introductory Physics Laboratory
  • Principles of Electrical Engineering

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    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:

    7

    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:

    600

    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

  • All high school and college transcripts must be translated into English, notarized and sent to The Cooper Union.
  • Students planning to attend Cooper Union as an F-1 international student will need a Form I-20. 
  • International students are assessed a fee of $1,005 per semester.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    44500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Manhattan

  • 900 - 1400 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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