Our Programs

The Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering offers majors, minors and concentrations for a wide range of undergraduate students, as well as master’s and PhD programs at multiple locations.

97% University Placement Total for 2018
84% Employed
10% Continuing Ed
3% Alternative
"Why Clarkson? I chose Clarkson because it felt right the moment I stepped on campus. I fell in love with the warm, welcoming people; the awesome job placement rate; the open campus and the approachable staff and faculty, who combine theory with practical research and experiences."

Department Spotlight


Civil and Environmental Engineering students, together with mechanical engineering students, are designing a bridge for the historic Fort de la Présentation site in nearby Ogdensburg, N.Y for an engineering capstone project. Read more

Lissette Fernandez

Clarkson University Civil and Environmental Engineering Ph.D. student Lissette Fernandez Awarded Structural Engineering Institute Structures Congress Student Scholarship. Read More.


Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Behzad Behnia has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant for more than $150,000. Read More.

Holsen and Mededovic

Thomas Holsen, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Selma Mededovic, Associate Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Clarkson University’s Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering, have received a Small Business Innovation Research grant from the EPA. Read More.

ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission logo

Clarkson University's undergraduate aeronautical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, mechanical, and software engineering programs and undergraduate engineering and management program are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org. Read more.