How to Apply2018-05-02T22:42:34+00:00

How to Apply

Admission to the Master of Science in Civil Engineering program requires the demonstration of high potential for success based on the following:

  • Submission of the Application for Graduate Admission
  • A bachelor of science in civil engineering (or equivalent) from an ABET-accredited under-graduate program
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Three letters of recommendation, preferably from employers and professors
  • Official transcripts of all college work
  • A professional resume
  • Statement of Purpose:  A one-page essay discussing your motivation to obtain an MSCE degree and what you plan to do with your degree.

Non-civil engineering students or civil engineering students that do not meet the requirements listed herein may be accepted under a provisional admission upon review by the Engineering Graduate Admission Committee. Provisional acceptance may include requirements to complete additional courses and/or other provisional conditions.

International students must submit all required application documents at least 90 days prior to the start of the term they wish to begin. Learn more about applying to LTU as an International Student.