University of Vermont

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Educating Engineering Leaders and Innovators

This is an exciting time to become a civil or environmental engineer!

The 21st century has brought great advances in science, engineering and technology, but with it also significant challenges — environmental concerns, energy sustainability, aging infrastructure, accessibility to clean water, adaptation to climate change, among others. All create unique challenges and opportunities for civil engineers of every specialty. Civil and environmental engineers will be in great demand in the coming decades to solve these problems and doing so will reap significant professional rewards.

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