Coastal Engineering is part of the College's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Its mission is to foster interdisciplinary educational and research opportunities for faculty and students interested in applied coastal science and engineering.
Lean Institute was established to find solutions for issues related to enterprise productivity. The Institute also addresses issues related to other business functions such as supply chain logistics, technology management, human resources, design, and contracting.
Transportation Research Institute was established in 2007, in association with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, to address critical issues in the surface transportation system. The Institute has several active research projects and supports formation on multi-disciplinary research teams to conduct research. TRI research activities are focused on transportation operations (including intelligent transportation systems), transportation safety, transportation planning, freight, environment, and sustainable transport.