Welcome to Civil Engineering
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The department of civil engineering is a community of learners committed to providing outstanding educational opportunities for our students. We also conduct advanced research in civil infrastructure design and environmental preservation.
Civil engineering and its subfields hold four of the top five positions in the 2020 U.S. News and World Report listing of “Best Engineering Jobs.”
Civil engineering ranks #5 in Kiplinger’s listing of top 25 majors overall in the U.S. for most lucrative careers, and its subfields are also in the top 25.
Top News and Stories
- Engineering professors receive funding for DOE water infrastructure project
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced awards totaling $27.5 million for 16 water infrastructure projects, including one at K-State led by Prathap Parameswaran, associate professor of civil engineering.
- Engineering alumni honored for career success
The Carl R. Ice College of Engineering will honor 10 alumni for professional career accomplishment during the first 20 years following their graduation.
- Engineering faculty members receive named positions
Hani Melhem is one of seven faculty members in the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering announced as its most recent recipients of named positions.