Education & Technology Transfer Activities: 2000

Course Development for the Transportation Graduate Program at UMR




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Matching Research Agency

Civil Engineering

Principal Investigator

Gary S. Spring, Associate Professor
Civil Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology
119 Butler-Carlton
Rolla, MO 65409
p(573) 341-6286
f(573) 341-4729

Student Involvement

One (1) Graduate Research Student

Project Objective

To develop courses in transportation systems analysis, infrastructure management and public transit.

Project Abstract

The transportation faculty at UMR have recently overhauled and updated the graduate curriculum in the transportation area resulting in three new courses that have been developed. This project will provide graduate assistance in collecting materials, conducting literature searches and compiling information for the new courses.

Task Description

Developing new courses.

Anticipated Benefits

A viable transportation graduate program at UMR.

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Project Start Date:01/01/2001
Project End Date:12/31/2001

Relationship to other Research/Projects

This project supports the Mission of the UTC in that it facilitates the development of a viable transportation graduate program at UMR.

Technology Transfer Activities


Transportation Research Board Keywords

Transportation and graduate program