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University of Virginia

Civil Engineering, General (14.0801)
Master's Degree
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Civil Engineering
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: ME/MS
2010 CIP Code: 140801

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesYes

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Program authorized for distance learning
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2018-19353527
2019-20312818
2020-21392512
2021-22644821
2022-23533129

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 5,428




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2018-19151227
2019-2012618
2020-217512
2021-22111021
2022-23151429
Five Year Summary6047107
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years2470111079483107



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes, Earnings in 2022
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2011-12 (10 years)8624%$105,456$113,734$140,392
2013-14 (8 years)7138%$77,813$101,414$130,550
2016-17 (5 years)7036%$82,080$93,434$110,022
2018-19 (3 years)9833%$59,203$82,838$93,595
2020-21 (18 months)18240%$129,244$150,860$173,704



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-18
2014-15 to 2018-19
2015-16 to 2019-201010.2%$ 10,471$ 20,308$ 22,902$ 33,805
2016-17 to 2020-211111.3%$ 14,134$ 20,333$ 24,154$ 33,805
2017-18 to 2021-221413.5%$ 14,134$ 23,909$ 25,343$ 36,115
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2013-14 to 2017-18
2014-15 to 2018-19
2015-16 to 2019-201010.2%$ 10,471$ 29,516$ 37,111$ 50,837
2016-17 to 2020-211111.3%$ 14,134$ 20,333$ 37,668$ 52,469
2017-18 to 2021-221413.5%$ 19,952$ 31,577$ 35,332$ 49,600


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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