70 Best Civil Engineering schools in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Civil Engineering. A graph of 123K citations received by 7.19K academic papers made by 70 universities in the United States was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Civil Engineering

#1 in the United States
#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Civil Engineering

#2 in the United States
#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

For Civil Engineering

#3 in the United States
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

For Civil Engineering

#4 in the United States
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,998

For Civil Engineering

#5 in the United States
#28 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Civil Engineering

#6 in the United States
#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

For Civil Engineering

#7 in the United States
#36 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1450
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
73%

For Civil Engineering

#8 in the United States
#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

For Civil Engineering

#9 in the United States
#44 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

For Civil Engineering

#10 in the United States
#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

For Civil Engineering

#11 in the United States
#56 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Civil Engineering

#12 in the United States
#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

For Civil Engineering

#13 in the United States
#84 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

For Civil Engineering

#14 in the United States
#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
81%

For Civil Engineering

#15 in the United States
#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
96%

For Civil Engineering

#16 in the United States
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

For Civil Engineering

#17 in the United States
#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

For Civil Engineering

#18 in the United States
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

For Civil Engineering

#19 in the United States
#112 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

For Civil Engineering

#20 in the United States
#113 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

For Civil Engineering

#21 in the United States
#114 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
86%

For Civil Engineering

#22 in the United States
#117 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

For Civil Engineering

#23 in the United States
#121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Civil Engineering

#24 in the United States
#124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

For Civil Engineering

#25 in the United States
#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

For Civil Engineering

#26 in the United States
#136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

For Civil Engineering

#27 in the United States
#137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

For Civil Engineering

#28 in the United States
#143 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

For Civil Engineering

#29 in the United States
#145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

For Civil Engineering

#30 in the United States
#149 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Civil Engineering

#31 in the United States
#153 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

For Civil Engineering

#32 in the United States
#155 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
84%

For Civil Engineering

#33 in the United States
#157 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
90%

For Civil Engineering

#34 in the United States
#159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1314
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
99%

For Civil Engineering

#35 in the United States
#175 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
92%

For Civil Engineering

#36 in the United States
#176 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

For Civil Engineering

#37 in the United States
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
89%

For Civil Engineering

#38 in the United States
#184 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1555
Average ACT
36
Net Price
$26,591

For Civil Engineering

#39 in the United States
#197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

For Civil Engineering

#40 in the United States
#204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

For Civil Engineering

#41 in the United States
#208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Civil Engineering

#42 in the United States
#209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
88%

For Civil Engineering

#43 in the United States
#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
86%

For Civil Engineering

#44 in the United States
#221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

For Civil Engineering

#45 in the United States
#222 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
99%

For Civil Engineering

#46 in the United States
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

For Civil Engineering

#47 in the United States
#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$29,981

For Civil Engineering

#48 in the United States
#229 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Civil Engineering

#49 in the United States
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$36,983

For Civil Engineering

#50 in the United States
#233 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

For Civil Engineering

#51 in the United States
#237 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

For Civil Engineering

#52 in the United States
#241 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

For Civil Engineering

#53 in the United States
#265 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$24,569
Receiving Aid
100%

For Civil Engineering

#54 in the United States
#268 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

For Civil Engineering

#55 in the United States
#270 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

For Civil Engineering

#56 in the United States
#288 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

For Civil Engineering

#57 in the United States
#290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,215

For Civil Engineering

#58 in the United States
#291 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$40,661

For Civil Engineering

#59 in the United States
#292 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

For Civil Engineering

#60 in the United States
#301 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$28,161

For Civil Engineering

#61 in the United States
#306 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1347
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$29,098

For Civil Engineering

#62 in the United States
#323 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Civil Engineering

#63 in the United States
#325 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
74%

For Civil Engineering

#64 in the United States
#326 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Net Price
$45,834
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$23,536

For Civil Engineering

#65 in the United States
#327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Civil Engineering

#66 in the United States
#330 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

For Civil Engineering

#67 in the United States
#339 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$37,738

For Civil Engineering

#68 in the United States
#346 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

For Civil Engineering

#69 in the United States
#347 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
74%

For Civil Engineering

#70 in the United States
#350 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
90%

The best cities to study Civil Engineering in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are Berkeley, Champaign, College Station, and Cambridge.