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. All students must take the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam prior to graduation.
The e+ Environmental Emphasis curriculum consists of 52-53 engineering credit hours, including a one-semester capstone design experience.