Transportation engineers deal with the challenge of meeting increasing travel needs on land, air, and sea. They design, construct, and maintain all types of transportation facilities, including highways, railroads, airfields, and ports. They also work to improve traffic control and mass transit by using new transportation methods, such as high-speed trains and people movers.

Sub-disciplines within Transportation Engineering include:

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For more information on Transportation Engineering at the University of Utah please visit the Utah Traffic lab website.