Geotechnical Graduate Program

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The Geotechnical Engineering group of the CEE Department at UNC Charlotte offers a Master of Science in Civil Engineering (M.S.C.E.) and a Master of Science in Engineering (M.S.E.).  For both of these degree options, students may choose to follow a career path in traditional Geotechnical Engineering or a path in Environmental Geotechnics.  Course requirements for each of these paths differ. For more details about the Masters level graduate program, please visit the Civil and Environmental Engineering website.  The Geotechnical Engineering group also participates in the interdisciplinary INES Ph.D. program in Infrastructure and the Environment.  For details, please visit the INES website.

Graduate Courses and Senior Elective Courses

CEGR 6268 - Advanced Soil Mechanics

CEGR 6252 - Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering

CEGR 6146 - Advanced Groundwater Analysis

CEGR 5278 - Geotechnical Engineering II

CEGR 5272 - Design with Geosynthetics

CEGR 5271 - Pavement Design

CEGR 5270 - Earth Pressures and Retaining Structures

CEGR 5264 - Landfill Design and Site Remediation

CEGR 5145 - Groundwater Resources Engineering

CEGR 5108 - Finite Element Analysis and Applications

CEGR 6995 - Deep Foundations

CEGR 6995 - Experimental Methods in Geotechnical Engineering

CEGR 6995 – Shear Strength and Slope Stability