Civil & Environmental Engineering

Prospective Students


The University of Massachusetts Lowell prepares you for an engineering career in local industry, consulting firms and state and federal research and regulatory agencies. Careers include structural, bridge and foundation design, highway and transportation design and planning, environmental impact assessment, planning, design and  remediation and construction supervision.

UMass Lowell gives you the technical training and problem-solving skills that are valued in other professions. Graduates have gone on to careers in law, financial analysis, software development and business.

The University helps you upgrade your engineering qualifications - at UMass Lowell or in graduate engineering programs elsewhere. Recent grads have successfully gone on to civil engineering graduate programs at M.I.T., U.C. Berkeley, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Cornell and the University of Illinois.

Read testimonials from alumni and employers who have hired graduates and statistics about salaries and job prospects.

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