Environmental engineers are creative problem solvers for issues like air and water pollution, toxic waste and unsafe drinking water. Environmental engineers can make a real difference in the survival of our planet. Depending on a student's chosen Concentration, an Environmental Emphasis could lead to additional careers as hydrologists, natural science managers or environmental specialists.
The e+ degree requirements include completion of 128 semester hours of required and elective courses with a minimum grade point average of 2.25. Beginning with the incoming class of Fall 2016, the minimum passing grade for prerequisite and corequisite courses for the e+ Environmental Emphasis curriculum is a C, including courses completed outside the department (APPM, PHYS, etc.). Beginning with the incoming class of Fall 2018, GEEN 2851 and GEEN 3852 will be required courses.
The e+ Environmental Emphasis curriculum consists of 52-53 engineering credit hours, including a one-semester capstone design experience.