CEE Online Structural Engineering

The Structural Engineering specialization within CEE Online includes the following core courses and advanced electives. Students can select courses for specialization or breadth of study, and all students are required to complete a Plan of Study, which must be submitted and approved during the first semester of graduate work. Apply today!

Core (Required) Courses

CEE 470 Structural Analysis, Fall&Spring
CEE 471 Structural Mechanics, Fall
CEE 472 Structural Dynamics, Fall
CEE 570 Finite Element Methods, Spring
CEE 462 Steel Structures II, Spring
CEE 463 Reinforced Concrete II, Fall


CEE 491 Decision and Risk Analysis, Fall
CEE 562 Highway Bridge Design, Spring
CEE 572 Earthquake Engineering, Spring
CEE 574 Probabilistic Load and Design, Fall*
CEE 575 Fracture and Fatigue*
CEE 598RA Reliability Analysis*
CEE 598FEO Generalized FEM, Fall*

Other CEE courses as approved on the Plan of Study form. The MS degree requires 36 credit hours, which must include 12 credit hours at the 500-level.
An additional required element of the Structures program is participation in CEE 595ONL, a bi-weekly Structural Engineering Seminar Series.  

*Courses offered every other year.