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Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering

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  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors

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Environmental engineering applies engineering and scientific principles to protect and preserve human health and the environment. It embraces broad environmental concerns, including air and water quality, solid and hazardous wastes, groundwater protection and remediation, water resources management, environmental policy, radiological health, environmental biology and chemistry, systems ecology, water and wastewater treatment and wetlands ecology. Educational Objectives Environmental engineering graduates will continue to develop and apply their knowledge and skills to identify, prevent, and solve environmental problems. Evidence of achievement of this objective includes one or more of the following: Passing the Fundamentals of Engineering Examination Obtaining and maintaining a Professional Engineering License Admission to graduate school, including medical, law or other professional schools Completing educational and professional short courses Program graduates will have careers that benefit society as a result of their educational experiences in science, analysis and design, as well as in their social and cultural activities. Evidence of achievement of this objective includes one or more of the following: Employment as an engineer or in a related technical capacity Participating in professional organizations Providing community service Program graduates will communicate and work effectively in all work settings including those that are multidisciplinary. Evidence of achievement of this objective includes one or more of the following: Publication in journals and other media Presenting at technical conferences or other forums Teaching Contributing meaningfully to engineering or other technical reports Service as a task or team leader Mission The mission of the Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences (EES) is to provide quality undergraduate and graduate educational programs in environmental engineering sciences, to conduct an internationally recognized environmental research program that benefits humanity, and to provide authoritative guidance to individuals and organizations charged with preventing and solving local, state, national and global environmental problems. EES serves as a leader in interdisciplinary programs aimed at solving environmental problems and as a major on campus crucible for identification, conceptualization and resolution of environmental issues.