Texas A&M University Kingsville

Kingsville, United States

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Civil and Architecture Engineering

The Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering at Texas A&M University-Kingsville seeks to develop the capacity of students to recognize, formulate and solve complicated engineering issues by implementing the principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.

The B.S. and M.S. degrees in Civil Engineering are offered by the department with a broad focus on :

  • list items Geotechnical engineering
  • list items Structural engineering
  • list items Transport,
  • list items Water resources
  • It also makes a B.S. available in Architectural Engineering, an interdisciplinary degree focused on :

  • list items Construction systems engineering
  • list items Structural engineering
  • list items Construction management
  • list items Basic architectural design principles
  • The undergraduate learners in the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Civil Engineering program learn to apply engineering design to create alternatives that fulfill specific requirements, taking into account government health, security, and welfare, as well as worldwide cultural, social, environmental, and financial considerations.

    Graduates at the master’s level acquire the required engineering abilities to participate in lifelong careers as ethically and socially responsible professional civil engineers. They manage to achieve extensive knowledge of problem-solving, designing, and study abilities needed to function in the interdisciplinary field of civil engineering.

    Areas of Expertise:

  • list items Construction Management
  • list items Structural Engineering
  • list items Risk Analysis
  • list items Building Commissioning and Retrofit Commissioning
  • list items Building Systems
  • list items Historic Documentation & Heritage
  • list items Sustainability of Infrastructure
  • list items Architectural Design
  • list items Solar Technology Integration in Buildings
  • list items Intelligent Building Controls Structural Engineering (Hazard Mitigation & Composites)
  • list items Water Quality; Water Resources
  • list items Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modeling
  • list items Performance of Steel Structures under Corrosive Environments
  • list items Rock Mechanics
  • list items Hydraulic Fracturing Mapping Techniques
  • list items Ground Compaction and Surface Subsidence
  • list items Transportation Engineering
  • list items Eco-Hydrology
  • list items Solid and Hazardous Waste Treatments
  • List of Labs: Institute for Architectural Engineering Heritage 


    Texas A&M University-Kingsville's Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering prepares its learners for creative careers in industry and government.

    The Department is a community of :

  • list items Excellent scientists
  • list items Skilled teachers
  • list items Talented learners
  • The department also provides programs in interdisciplinary specialties as well as in the more traditional Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering fields. It provides both Bachelor and Master degree programs. The B.S. in Chemical Engineering and B.S. in Natural Gas Engineering help undergraduates to become practicing Chemical engineers or Natural Gas engineers.

    By updating their core knowledge and skills through on-the-job training and continuing education, students are able to tailor themselves to ever-changing requirements. The department also offers M.S. in Chemical Engineering and M.S. in Natural Gas Engineering. Both of the degrees can be opted for with and without a thesis.

    It also offers a Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering as well as Natural Gas Engineering.

    The minor fields include all the disciplines of :

  • list items Engineering
  • list items Computer science
  • list items Math
  • list items Statistics
  • list items Chemistry
  • list items Physics
  • list items Biology. 
  • Areas of Expertise:

  • list items Reservoir Production Engineering
  • list items Multiphysics Modeling
  • list items Natural Gas Process Design
  • list items Biomedical Systems Engineering
  • list items Fracturing Fluids
  • list items Environmental Systems Modeling/Simulation
  • list items Process Simulation
  • list items Drilling Engineering
  • list items Rheology
  • list items Reaction Kinetics
  • list items Chemical Process Dynamics & Control
  • list items Geopressure Modeling
  • list items Reservoir Simulation
  • list items Multiphase Reaction Engineering
  • list items Microfluids & Microreactors
  • list items Unconventional Shale Characterization
  • list items Thermodynamics
  • list items Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • list items Rock Mechanics
  • list items Hydraulic Fracturing
  • list items Reservoir Characterization
  • list items Multiphase Flow
  • list items Physical Property Measurements
  • list items Heat Transport Phenomena
  • list items Environmental Remediation & Groundwater Management
  • list items Biochemical/Sustainable Processes
  • list items Oil and Gas Processing
    Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 

    Texas A&M University-Kingsville's Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) offers broad-based programs such as Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Master's degree in Electrical Engineering and Master's degree in Computer Science with both thesis route and project path.

    The goal of A&M-Kingsville's electrical engineering programs is to produce graduates with extensive and up-to-date understanding, abilities and judgment. Therefore, the thrust of the programs is to create graduates ready for professional industry careers and/or further studies that emphasize sophisticated techniques of design, growth, and research.

    Modern electrical engineering has demonstrated a powerful mix of traditional electrical engineering and computer engineering in both computer hardware and software, leading to the emergence of a lot of avenues and opportunities for electrical engineers.

    Some of the most common job profiles are :

  • list items Artificial Intelligence
  • list items Computer Engineers
  • list items Computer Vision Engineers
  • list items Control Engineers
  • list items Power Engineers
  • list items Instrumentation Engineers
  • list items Digital Design Engineers
  • list items Robotics Engineers
  • The graduates who enter the industry contribute effectively to the technology projects carried out by their respective employers.

    Areas of Expertise:

  • list items Software Engineering
  • list items Computer Networks
  • list items Web Engineering
  • list items Intelligent Systems
  • list items Neural Computation
  • list items Computer Security
  • list items Operating Systems
  • list items Microwave Systems
  • list items Nano-materials and devices
  • list items DSP Application
  • list items Adaptive Systems
  • list items Neural Networks
  • list items Signal & Image Processing
  • list items Intelligent Systems
  • list items Wireless Communication
  • list items Control Systems
  • list items Microprocessor Interface
  • list items VLSI Design
  • list items Antenna Modeling 
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    Texas A&M University-Kingsville's Department of Environmental Engineering enables students to design and build municipal water supply systems, industrial and municipal wastewater treatment plants, air pollution control systems, strong and municipal waste treatment plants, etc. According to Fortune magazine, environmental engineering is anticipated to be one of the most lucrative career routes for the next ten years.

    The paper, "Hot Careers for the Next 10 Years," places the demand growth rate for environmental technicians (at 54%), even greater than that for the executives of data systems, software technicians, and analysts of systems. The department, along with a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, provides BS and M.S./M.Eng. degrees. The department also provides a Ph.D. in Engineering for Sustainable Energy Systems.

    Graduates can make professional careers in the fields of Air Quality, Water Quality, Solid / Hazardous Waste, Ecological Engineering, Environmental and Occupational Health, Environmental Systems, Environmental Informatics, and Environmental Biotechnology. The Ph.D. degree in Environmental Engineering prepares learners for professions related to the academia and management of the environment.

    The Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering's Ph.D. program in Sustainable Energy Systems Engineering is a multidisciplinary program that integrates different engineering and science areas. It discusses multiple elements of energy studies including the sustainable use of fossil fuels and renewable resources, device design for effective energy conversion, intelligent energy production and storage, and energy-related sustainability and environmental impact.

    Areas of Expertise:

  • list items Air Quality Monitoring
  • list items Environmental Informatics
  • list items Solid & Hazardous Waste Treatment
  • list items Water Resources
  • list items Air Quality Control Technology
  • list items Ecological Engineering
  • list items Water Treatment
  • list items Surface Water Modeling
  • list items Environmental Systems
  • list items Water Quality
  • list items Groundwater Modeling
  • list items Groundwater Remediation
  • List of Labs: Institute for Sustainable Energy and the Environment
    Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

    The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department deals with the power and designing of machines and processes used to generate power and to apply it to useful purposes. The department offers Bachelor as well as Master of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering. The Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering is a route for both thesis and project.

    The department’s research laboratories can be used for work in the areas of :

  • list items Robotics and Automation, Smart Systems and Controls, Composite Materials and Structures
  • list items Additive Manufacturing and Smart Systems
  • list items Computer-assisted Design Engineering
  • Graduates are able to perform suitable experiments, evaluate and interpret information, and use their judgment based on engineering principles to draw conclusions. Using suitable learning strategies, they obtain and apply fresh understanding as required.

    Industrial engineering is an engineering branch of integrated systems development, enhancement, execution, and assessment.

    The department offers BS and MS degrees along with  2 certificate programs:

  • list items Engineering Project Management Professional Certificate
  • list items Manufacturing Standards and Standardization Certificate
  • The Industrial Engineering graduate program is intended to instill in the students the basic ideas as well as the practical understanding of contemporary engineering so that they can instantly address engineering problems as well as ensure their professional development throughout their lifetime.

    Specialization fields include :

  • list items Service industries
  • list items Ergonomics
  • list items Manufacturing
  • list items Manufacturing control
  • list items Simulation analysis
  • list items Optimization
  • list items Financial analysis
  • list items Project and construction management
  • list items Energy
  • list items Supply chain
  • list items Health care
  • list items Finance
  • list items Banking
  • list items Defense
  • list items Aviation.
  • Areas of Expertise:

  • list items Renewable Energy
  • list items Production/Productivity Improvement of Manufacturing for Companies
  • list items Reliability
  • list items Nanomanufacturing and Remanufacturing
  • list items Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • list items CAD/CAM/CNC
  • list items Six Sigma Quality Control
  • list items 3D Modeling and Printing
  • list items Quality Control and Economic Analysis
  • list items Industrial Safety
  • list items Simulation and Optimization
  • list items Project Management
  • list items Construction Management
  • list items Better Quality Assurance
  • list items Project, Risk and Disaster Management
  • list items Structure-Property Relationships in Polymeric Materials
  • list items Tribology
  • list items Adaptive Composite Materials & Structures
  • list items Controls
  • list items Structure-Property Relationships in Polymeric Materials
  • list items Robotics
  • list items Composite Material
  • list items Machine Design
  • list items Compliant Mechanisms
  • list items Mechanics of Materials