Environmental Engineering Option

Overview

The environmental engineering option is available to students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Science degree program in civil engineering. 

Requirements for the Environmental Engineering Option

Students who elect this option must complete the following courses:

   CREDITS
1) All of the following courses..........................................23
CE480Water and Wastewater Analysis Laboratory....................1
CE481Environmental Engineering Chemistry.............................3
CE483Water and Wastewater Treatment.................................3
CE485Landfill Design............................................................3
CE487Microbiology for Environmental Health and Engineering.....3
CEM151General and Descriptive Chemistry.................................4
CEM152Principles of Chemistry.................................................3
CHE201Material and Energy Balances........................................3
  Civil Engineering 483 and 485 may be used to satisfy both the requirements for the ENvionmental Engineering Option and the requirements for the BAchelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 
2) One of the following courses......................................3 or 4
BE351Environmental Thermodynamics.....................................3
CHE321Thermodynamics for Chemical Engineering......................4
ME201Thermodynamics.........................................................3
  Biosystems Engineering 351 and Mechanical Engineering 201 may be used to satisfy both the requirements for the Environmental Engineering Option and the requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 
3) One of the following courses.......................................3
CE421Engineerings Hydrology................................................3
CE422Applied Hydraulics.......................................................3
  These courses may be used to satisfy both the requirements for the Environmental Engineering Option and the requirements for th eBachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 
4) One of the following courses.......................................3 or 4
CE337Civil Engineering Materials I..........................................4
CE341Transportation Engineering...........................................3
CEM251Organic Chemistry I.....................................................3
CEM351Organic Chemistry I.....................................................3
5) One of the following courses.......................................3
CE461Computational Methods in Civil Engineering....................3
ME361Dynamics...................................................................3

 Transcript

Upon completion of the required courses, the student should contact the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and request certification for th completion of the Environmental Engineering Option.  After the certification is approved by the chairperson of the department and the Dean of the College of Engineering, the Office of the Registrar will enter on the student's academic record the name of the option and the date that it was completed.  This certification will appear of the student's transcript.