Thirty semester hours of graduate-level courses (as listed below) with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. 

Three tracks are available in the professional M.S. degree:

Track 1- Water Reuse

The courses in bold are currently offered online in a synchronous environment.

EVEN Program required courses (satisfies EVEN core)

  • CVEN 5464 Environmental Engineering Processes (Fall)
  • CVEN 5404 Water Chemistry (Fall)
  • CVEN 5484 Environmental Microbiology (Fall and Spring)
  • CVEN 5524 Water Treatment (Spring)
  • CVEN 5534 Wastewater Treatment (Spring)

Water Reuse required courses

  • CVEN 5594  Water Reuse – Fall 2019
    • Potable and non-potable
  • CVEN 5834-002  and CVEN 5834-002B (online) Water Reuse Planning & Implementation – New – Spring 2020
    • Planning, water resource management and systems analysis
  • Advanced Physical Chemical Treatment – New – Fall 2020
    • Membranes, adsorption, ozone, advanced oxidation processes and ion exchange

Electives courses (choose two)

  • Advanced biological treatment – New
  • CVEN 5574 Water Utility Management: Current Issues and Future Challenges (Summer)
  • CVEN 5584 Water Profession: Financials and Management (Fall)
  • CVEN 5564 Water Profession: Leadership and Communication (Spring)
  • CVEN 5834 Environmental Sustainability
  • CVEN 5423 Water Resources Engineering
  • CVEN 5424 Environmental Organic Chemistry
  • other

Track 2- General environmental engineering 

  1. CVEN 5464 Environmental Engineering Processes
  2. CVEN 5404 Water Chemistry or CHEM 5151 Atmospheric Chemistry (Fall live/online)
  3. CVEN 5484 Environmental Microbiology
  4. One of:
    a) CVEN 5524 Water Treatment
    b) CVEN 5534 Wastewater Treatment
    c) CVEN 5474 Hazardous Waste Management
  5. One of:
    a) CVEN 5554 Fundamentals of Air Quality Management
    b) MCEN 5131 Air Pollution Control
  6. thru 10. Five electives

EDCTrack 3 - Global Environmental Engineering

  1. CVEN 5464 Environmental Engineering Processes
  2. CVEN 5404 Water Chemistry or CHEM 5151 Atmospheric Chemistry (Fall live/online)
  3. CVEN 5484 Environmental Microbiology (Fall live or Spring live/online)
  4. CVEN 5919 Sustainable Community Development I
  5. CVEN 5939 Sustainable Community Development Field Practicum
  6. Pick 3 of 6 from WASH or Household Energy series
  7. Pick 6 credits from remaining Global Engineering Series
  8. One of:
  • CVEN 5524 Water Treatment
  •  CVEN 5534 Wastewater Treatment
  • CVEN 5474 Hazardous Waste Management
  • CVEN 5554 Fundamentals of Air Quality Management
  • MCEN 5131 Air Pollution Control

      9. Elective

Elective courses will be determined in consultation with the student’s faculty advisor.

For students who have undertaken prior graduate study, up to 9 hours of relevant graduate-level coursework may be transferred to meet the course requirements for the M.S. degree, following the rules established by the Graduate School for transfer credit.