Generally, 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.
Engineering Plus; Environmental Emphasis + (chosen) Concentration degree requires completion of 128 semester hours of required and elective courses with a cumulative minimum grade point average of 2.25. Beginning with the incoming class of Fall 2016, all courses in the Environmental Emphasis require a minimum grade of C in each course.
The Environmental Emphasis Checklist, below the sidebar, outlines the specific courses required for the Environmental Emphasis along with the correlating e+ Engineering Core. The e+ Environmental Emphasis consists of 52 engineering credit hours, including a capstone design experience. Below are the total credit hours required for a degree in Engineering Plus; Environmental Emphasis + (chosen) Concentration: