Master of Civil Engineering
Become an adaptable, data-driven, and in-demand engineering professional with your Master of Civil Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. Earn the technical knowledge to solve structural, geotechnical, and coastal challenges and take the next step in your career to build what’s next.
Ranked #4 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, you can complete our fully online civil engineering master’s degree in just 10 courses.
Accessible opportunities await
Convenience was key. It’s hard going to school and working full time. I liked how many online classes were offered, I could work them around my schedule.
–Patrick ’17, Civil Engineering
You will find success in this program because you have the desire to increase your career opportunities and your impact by better understanding how projects affect the environment and our society. This program is ideal for students looking to:
Develop the advanced expertise to address complex challenges, improve global quality of life, and stand out as an engineering leader in a range of industries. Our program will allow you to:
Engage with educators and experts providing personalized and interactive instruction in the fields of structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, ocean and coastal engineering, and preservation engineering. Join a community that includes:
To earn your Master of Science in Civil Engineering, you must complete ten courses—three core courses, four civil engineering electives, and three electives from any of the optional focus areas.
(course list subject to change)
From developing visionary leaders, pioneering innovative research, and creating meaningful impact, you’ll find that the JHU advantage goes well beyond rankings and recognition.
Increase your advancement, leadership, and income potential with industry-specific coursework.
Leading online learning
Your rewarding, impactful experience in our programs is backed by nearly two decades of expert experience in online education.
Practical, professional resources
Benefit from the support of student-focused services designed to help you craft an achievable path to your goals.
As an engineer, you want to create a better future by improving everything you see. Our vision is to provide you a rich educational experience that makes that possible.
Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals offers exceptional online programs that are custom-designed to fit your schedule as a practicing engineer or scientist. You will have access to the full range of JHU services and resources—all online.
We are committed to providing accessible, affordable, innovative, and relevant education experiences for working adults. Our admissions counselors are standing by to help you navigate your next steps, from application and financial assistance, to enrolling in the program that best fits your goals. Applications are accepted year-round—with no GRE required.
78% of our enrolled students’ tuition is covered by employer contribution programs