Degree Requirements

D.E. Degree Requirements

Requirements for the Doctor of Engineering degree with a major in civil engineering are in accordance with the requirements of Graduate Studies and the School of Engineering. A Plan of Study must be approved by the student’s major professor, examining committee, and departmental graduate studies committee.

Before being admitted to the comprehensive examination, the aspirant must satisfy the department’s research skills, residency, and responsible scholarship requirements. This includes a Responsible Scholarship Training Seminar conducted each fall and the completion of one skill appropriate to the student’s research area, acquired by completion of one or more courses identified as research skills courses on the student’s approved Plan of Study, or by other means approved by the student’s committee and department graduate advisor.

All graduate students must have an approved Plan of Study on file by the beginning of their second semester of study.

D.E. Degree Requirements

Requirements for the Doctor of Engineering degree with a major in civil engineering are in accordance with the requirements of Graduate Studies and the School of Engineering. A Plan of Study must be approved by the student’s major professor, examining committee, and departmental graduate studies committee.

Before being admitted to the comprehensive examination, the aspirant must satisfy the department’s research skills, residency, and responsible scholarship requirements. This includes a Responsible Scholarship Training Seminar conducted each fall and the completion of one skill appropriate to the student’s research area, acquired by completion of one or more courses identified as research skills courses on the student’s approved Plan of Study, or by other means approved by the student’s committee and department graduate advisor.

All graduate students must have an approved Plan of Study on file by the beginning of their second semester of study.

Contact Info

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering

Learned Hall
1530 West 15th St., Room 2150
Lawrence, KS 66045-7618
785-864-3766
http://www.ceae.ku.edu/
David Darwin, Chair
785-864-3766

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering

Learned Hall
1530 West 15th St., Room 2150
Lawrence, KS 66045-7618
785-864-3766
http://www.ceae.ku.edu/
Carol Jo Sloan, Undergraduate Contact
785-864-3766

Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering

Learned Hall
1530 West 15th St., Room 2150
Lawrence, KS 66045-7618
785-864-3766
http://www.ceae.ku.edu/
Reta Solwa, Graduate Program Contact
785-864-3826
Bruce McEnroe, Graduate Advisor
785-864-2925
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