Education & Careers

CTS conducts programs and works with a variety of academic departments to promote a broad, multidisciplinary education in transportation at the University of Minnesota. CTS also offers resources to assist students with networking and employment.

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Try your hand at traffic control with Gridlock Buster!

This traffic control game incorporates tools and ideas used by traffic control engineers to teach middle and high school students what it's like to manage traffic flow.

Learn more and play Gridlock Buster


Transportation Careers

Take a look at the CTS career brochure to learn about opportunities in the fulfilling, always-changing field of transportation. The brochure has information about where you might work, what you might do, and the degrees offered at the University of Minnesota to help you prepare for a career in transportation.

K-12 Educational Activities

Programs, events, and web-based tools to interest students in exploring math, engineering, science, and technology related to transportation

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