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Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

Why Study Civil Engineering?

Civil engineers plan, design and supervise construction of many essential facilities and structures such as bridges, dams, interstate highways and buildings. Studying civil engineering allows you to sharpen your communication and problem-solving skills and seek ways to make the world a better place. 

Why Civil Engineering at Merrimack?

  • Internships and co-ops mean most of our majors have work experience by the time they graduate.
  • First-year iTEC program offers supportive environment and living/learning community for engineers and computer scientists.
  • Required senior capstone design course provides important experience in project-planning and team-client relationships.


Our Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

More Info

Kathleen Makiver
Academic Program Coordinator, Civil Engineering
Mendel 102


Joel Kuszmaul
Associate Professor and Chair, Civil Engineering