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Doctor of Philosophy- Core Courses in Specialty Areas

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The Ph.D. core courses in the specialty areas are listed as follows:

Environmental Engineering
Water and Wastewater Engineering:  Satisfied by an appropriate course
as an undergraduate or CE579.
CE580 Environmental Chemistry
CE584 Chemodynamics
CE582 Environmental Systems or CE586 Industrial Ecology

And one of the following:
CE681 Environmental Physico-Chemical Processes
CE682 Environmental Biological Processes
ES534 Air Pollution Control

A course in applied statistics strongly recommended.

Geotechnical Engineering
CE512 Introduction to Structural and Soil Dynamics (ME555)
CE538 Introduction to the Finite Element Method
CE551 Engineering Elasticity
CE554 Continuum Mechanics

Structural and Materials Engineering
CE538 Introduction to Finite Element Method
CE551 Theory of Elasticity
CE553 Properties and Performance of Concrete Materials
CE554 Continuum Mechanics

Water Resources Engineering
Four courses from the following list:
CE554 Continuum Mechanics
CE572 Shallow Water Hydrodynamics
CE570 Advanced Hydrology
CE573 Sediment TransportCE574 Hydrodynamic Dispersion 
CE576 Hydraulic Engineering in Cold Regions
ME531 Computational Fluid Dynamics