As a student with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, you will learn to design, build, and maintain the foundations for our modern society, which allows us to drink clean water, drive on roads and bridges, access airports, and enjoy every day conveniences.

At UW-Platteville, civil engineering graduates are prepared with analytical skills, an ability to clearly explain design ideas and plans, and with confident decision-making skills to prepare them for meaningful careers at the local, state, and federal level as well as with private consulting firms. Additionally, our degree in civil engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, and provides the starting point in the pathway to earning a Professional Engineer designation.