Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering and the School of Mining & Petroleum Engineering

Transportation

Our program is focused on the sociological, economical, and environmental impact that transportation is having on society.

Transportation engineers plan and design street and highway systems, transit systems, airports, and railroads needed for the safe and efficient movement of people and goods. Here, you might be involved in the modeling and prediction of transportation demands; in the analysis of the traffic impact of a new development, industrial complex, or shopping centre; or in the design of traffic control and other operational measures.

Career possibilities:

  • Transportation engineer
  • Transit planner
  • Traffic engineer
  • Transportation modeler
  • Travel demand estimator
  • Traffic impact assessor
  • Transportation authority