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Building a Sustainable Future

Take the first steps toward a fulfilling career with a degree in civil, construction, or environmental engineering.

Explore our Degree Options

Through its state-of-the-art facilities and advanced computer resources, the department integrates education and research, giving our undergraduate and graduate students opportunities to solve real-world problems in classroom, field and laboratory settings.

Degree Offerings:

B.S. Civil EngineeringMaster and M.S. Civil EngineeringMaster of Civil Engineering
B.S. Construction EngineeringMaster and M.S. Environmental EngineeringMaster of Environmental Engineering
B.S. Environmental EngineeringPh.D. Civil Engineering

See the department in action.

Our Numbers:

22.7 million in research expenditures

270 ongoing research projects

17 winners of CAREER and other NSF young faculty awards

Our new home in Fitts-Woolard Hall

As of the Spring 2021 semester, our department is officially at home in the new Fitts-Woolard Hall on Centennial Campus. This state-of-the-art building includes modern laboratories, collaborative workspaces for students and faculty, and a dedicated work area for student groups.

Naming opportunities are still available in many parts of the building. Contact Griffin Lamb with the NC State Engineering Foundation at

Explore our Research Areas

Broaden Your World

Student Organizations: Choose from our department organizations or other College of Engineering student organizations to network with other students and professionals outside the classroom.

Co-op Experience: Gain hands-on job experience while pursuing your degree, and get paid for it, through the Cooperative Education Program.

Study Abroad: Engineering has no borders. Employers value graduates with second languages, and exposure to international cultures. Study Abroad will introduce you to engineering from a global perspective and help you build your confidence in navigating new surroundings.



Donations help the CCEE department evolve and keep pace with the latest technology, while giving our students the skills, global awareness and sense of responsibility they need to make a difference in the world. Consider supporting the department today. Follow our Give Now link to donate to the Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering Enhancement Fund.

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