Program Details

Cost of Attendance

Tuition for the 2013-2014 Academic Year*
NJIT’s online Master of Science in Civil Engineering is comprised of 10 courses (30 credits total).

In-State Tuition: Total: $32,975

In-State Tuition Breakdown:
• Plus Application Fee: $65 – Depending on your status, the additional application fee may not apply
• Program Fee**: $132 per semester fee and $118 per credit fee
• Online Learning Fee: $85 per semester
• Number of Credits: 30
• In-State Tuition: $945 per credit

Out of State Tuition: Total: $37,235

Out of State Tuition Breakdown:
• Plus Application Fee: $65 – Depending on your status, the additional application fee may not apply
• Program Fee**: $132 per semester fee and $118 per credit fee
• Online Learning Fee: $85 per semester
• Number of Credits: 30
• Out of State Tuition: $1087 per credit

* Note: All tuition and fees are subject to change. We’ve done our best to give you an accurate accounting of the cost of the online Master of Science in Civil Engineering program but encourage you to contact an Enrollment Advisor if you any have questions about tuition, fees, the cost of books, financial aid, or paying for school.

** The “Per Credit” and “Per Semester” fees include standard University fees such as: Academic Facilities, Student Services, Athletics, Technology Infrastructure, Activities and Health Services.

Admissions Requirements

Basic admission requirements for NJIT’s Master’s in Civil Engineering program:

  • Submit the application for admission.
  • Pay the $65 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Provide official transcripts and proof of degree from all colleges and universities attended.
  • Send official GRE/TOEFL results. Please note: The GRE is required if you do not have an engineering background or if you have an engineering background, but a grade-point average lower than 2.8. All test results must be sent directly to the Office of Graduate Admission from ETS using code 2513.
  • Mail one letter of recommendation in a sealed envelope.
  • Submit a photocopy of your visa or permanent-resident card (for non-U.S. citizens residing in the United States only).

Degree Requirements

A minimum of 30 credits, not including any bridge courses, is required. Candidates must consult with the graduate advisor (not thesis advisor) in designing appropriate programs of study.

Students must attain a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the core courses, and a minimum GPA of 3.0 overall.

Program Curriculum

To view the program curriculum, click here
Total Credit Hours: 30 credit hours*

*Curriculum is subject to change.

Program Faculty

For the NJIT online Master of Science in Civil Engineering faculty information, click here.

Academic Calendar and Deadlines

For the NJIT Academic Calendar, click here.