Civil & Environmental Engineering
Is your dream to build the roads, buildings, and infrastructure that keep the world running? Do you want to make everyday life more accessible, more sustainable, more just? Then you’ll need lots of real-world experience and an engineering program that dreams as boldly as you do.
You’ll find both at Calvin University.
Here, you’ll get hands-on experience solving problems that truly matter like creating clean water systems and designing energy-saving machines. And you’ll do it alongside committed Christian faculty who will connect you to internships and opportunities all over the country—and even internationally.
It goes without saying that you’ll graduate with all the practical experience and versatile skills you need to land your dream job. And because you’ll be a Calvin engineer, you won’t just thrive in your career—you’ll lead the way in your field as you build a better, more sustainable world.
Program Requirements & Opportunities
Address global water shortages
Calvin’s Clean Water Institute is working with communities in need of clean water to find long-lasting solutions to this urgent problem. Be a part of it.
ABET accredited degree
Calvin’s bachelor of science in engineering is ABET accredited, so you can be confident that Calvin’s program meets professional standards.
Spend the summer in Germany
In Calvin’s engineering program, you can study abroad and still graduate in four years. Gain the international experience employers are looking for in a globally connected field.
You can afford a Calvin education.
You’ve heard a lot about the high cost of a university education. But a Calvin education is much more affordable than you think. Most Calvin students pay far below the sticker price—and graduate with less debt than you might expect.
A reputation for excellence.
There’s a reason Calvin gets top marks from U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review, and more. Calvin graduates are in demand at grad schools, med schools, and careers in every field.
With over 100 majors and programs, you’re bound to find something you love.
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