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. EDEN 1 credit modules (Pick 6)
  7. EDEN WASH or Household Energy Modules (Pick 3 of 6)
  8. one of  a) CVEN 5524 Water Treatment
    b) CVEN 5534 Wastewater Treatment
    c) CVEN 5474 Hazardous Waste Management
    d) CVEN 5554 Fundamentals of Air Quality Management
  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.