Fast Facts


U.S. News and World Report (2017)
#8 Undergraduate Program
#9 Graduate Program for Civil Engineering
#7 Graduate Ranking for Environmental Engineering


Blacksburg, Virginia
National Capital Region of Washington, D.C.

Faculty & Staff

Total Faculty: 79
Professors: 24
Emeritus Professors: 20
Associate Professors: 14
Assistant Professors: 19
Research Professors: 3
Administrative Faculty: 4

Endowed Professorship Holders: 9
National Academy of Engineering Members: 4
National Academy of Construction Members: 2


Undergraduate: 652
Graduate: 320

Program Areas

Construction Engineering and Management
Environmental and Water Resources
Geotechnical Engineering
Structural Engineering and Materials
Transportation Infrastructure and Systems Engineering

Degrees Offered

BSCE – Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
MSCE – Master of Science in Civil Engineering
MSENE – Master of Science in Environmental Engineering
MSESEN – Master of Science in Environmental Science and Engineering
PhDCEE – PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Centers and Laboratories

Air Transportation Systems Laboratory
Concrete Lab
Kelso Baker Environmental Hydraulics Lab
Prices Fork Geotechnical Lab
Structural Materials and Engineering Materials Laboratory
Smart Road Pavement Research Site
Occoquan Monitoring Lab
Center for Geotechnical Practice and Research
W.C. English Geotechnical Research Laboratory
Construction Affiliates Program
FIATECH Initiative
National Center for Aviation Operations Research

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