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 holds the top position in the 2022 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
- Civil engineering faculty member selected for NSF Game Changer Academies
H. M. "Husain" Aziz, assistant professor of civil engineering, has been inducted as a panel fellow in the 2022 cohort of the National Science Foundation Division of Civil, Mechanical, and Manufacturing Innovation's Game Changer Academies.
ASCE Concrete Canoe team to represent K-State at national competition
The Kansas State University Concrete Canoe team will compete at the 35th annual American Society of Civil Engineers' Concrete Canoe Competition finals after a second-place finish at the regional Mid-America Student Symposium in May.
Im receives NSF CAREER award for quantifying nitrous oxide emissions in forage conservations
A Kansas State University professor seeks to better understand and quantify emissions of nitrous oxide, a potent greenhouse gas, from agricultural forage conservation with a more than $600,000 NSF CAREER award.
Midwest Commercial Vehicle Safety Summit
This event will be taking place in June of 2022. Accomodation and registration information can be found on the Olathe Campus website under Local Resources or by clicking this link.