Certificate in Civil and Environmental Engineering

A series of advanced certificate programs in Civil and Environmental Engineering is offered, on a part-time or full-time basis, to qualified students seeking professional training. The certificate program for each student is individualized, so that many different focus areas in Civil and Environmental Engineering can be accommodated. This four-course graduate-level program will update your skills and broaden your knowledge in Civil and Environmental Engineering, through a "design your own specialty certificate" taught by Tufts' renowned faculty.

Program of Study

The certificate requires four graduate-level courses in Civil and Environmental Engineering. This flexible program allows the student to cluster course electives around a particular interest or specialty area. Courses may be chosen from our regular department offerings or related fields. The Civil and Environmental Engineering certificate can be completed in one year as a full-time program of study.

Certificate Courses

Four graduate-level courses are required for this certificate. Only 100-level and 200-level courses count towards this certificate. Students in this program need to satisfy all course prerequisites listed on the Tufts Bulletin. Completion of the certificate requires grades of B- or better in all courses with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Courses numbered above 100 award graduate credit, and are transferable into the Tufts Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering program upon acceptance to the program. Completion of this program does not guarantee admission to the graduate program in Civil and Environmental Engineering.


Please see the Graduate Programs website for information about current tuition rates.