Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering)

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering) program (available both on-campus and online via DEN@Viterbi) teaches professionals to understand and execute the broad array of technical and non-technical activities associated with construction engineering and facilities management.

As a graduate of this program, you will be successful in solving construction engineering and management problems. You will also be competent in facilities management. This program provides the necessary skills and technological tools to enhance your career, and will prepare you for a variety of employment opportunities in the construction industry, including working for general contractors, real estate developers and architectural engineering firms.

Related Programs

The Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering also offers the following degree concentrations:

  • MS in Civil Engineering (On-campus only)
  • MS in CE-Advanced Design and Construction Technology (On-campus only)
  • MS in CE-Structural Engineering
  • MS in CE-Transportation Engineering (On-campus only)
  • MS in CE-Transportation Systems (On-campus only)
  • MS in CE-Water and Waste Management (On-campus only)
  • Master of Construction Management
  • MS in Environmental Engineering (On-campus only)
  • MS in Transportation Systems Management (On-campus only)
  • Graduate Certificate in Transportation Systems (On-campus only)

For a complete list of graduate programs offered online in the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, please visit the DEN@Viterbi Program Offerings.

Career Opportunities

A variety of career opportunities exist, but primarily in the areas of:

  • Construction Design
  • Building Maintenance
  • Architecture
  • Project Management
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Surveying
  • Project Planning

Earn your Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Construction Engineering) online via DEN@Viterbi. Request information today.

Same Faculty. Same Program. Same Degree.

DEN@Viterbi strives to meet the needs of engineering professionals, providing the opportunity to advance your education while maintaining your career and other commitments. By breaking down geographical and scheduling barriers, DEN@Viterbi allows you to take your classes anytime and anywhere.

DEN@Viterbi students undergo the same academic requirements, curriculum, and must adhere to the same academic standards as on-campus students; therefore, your diploma is ultimately issued by the University of Southern California. There is no difference between remote students and on-campus students.