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The environmental engineering graduate program offers strong design and research components, which allows you the flexibility to tailor curricula. Focus areas include engineering analysis and design that incorporates physical, biological and chemical characteristics of natural and engineered environmental systems. A total of 30 credit hours of course work is required to complete this degree.
Official nameMaster of science in environmental engineering
Program typeMaster's degree
Academic homeCollege of Engineering and Computing | Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Delivery mode100% online
AccreditationHigher Learning Commission
*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.
Potential careers include:
- Water project manager
- Senior environmental engineer
- Environmental health and safety director
- Green building engineer
Delivery of this program is 100% online: no campus visits are required. Courses are semester-based. Students typically take one or two classes each semester and finish in two to three years.
Course work includes
- Environmental law and regulations
- Soil mechanics
- Water resources and wastewater engineering
- Sustainability, population, energy, water and materials
Typical program length3 years
Typical course load1-2 classes per semester
Missouri University of Science and Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.
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