WHY STUDY TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AT ILLINOIS?

Illinois offers excellent opportunities for future transportation engineers, from its location at the transportation crossroads of the nation to its world-renowned faculty members and state-of-the-art facilities.


With its position at a hub of the nation’s vast transportation network, Illinois provides a unique vantage point from which to prepare transportation engineers for future careers. This location brings substantial economic benefits and opportunities, and it carries with it the responsibility to build and maintain transportation facilities and systems that will allow the transportation network to operate at peak efficiency. Our students are trained with the highest standards and best practices, and they have the opportunity to participate in some of the world’s most cutting edge transportation research.