Manuel Diaz, Ph.D. P.E. ABET PEV Interim Department Chair
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is committed to providing a learning environment which encourages discovery and advancement for the betterment of its students and the community. The CEE department offers both undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for future engineering opportunities. Our program prepares students by providing them civil engineering fundamentals through design and hands-on laboratory courses, as well as providing them opportunities to participate in cutting edge, interdisciplinary research.
The faculty of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering are committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service to the community and the engineering profession. The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department’s mission is to provide our students an education that integrates fundamental science and engineering skills with design principles to solve engineering problems. Our programs provide students opportunities for graduate education, to acquire life-long learning skills, and to participate in research that advances the discipline and benefits society. Students will be prepared to become professional engineers and leaders in the Civil and Environmental Engineering profession.
To be a premier public research university, providing access to educational excellence and preparing citizen leaders for the global environment.