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Concentration in Environmental Engineering

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A professional concentration in Environmental Engineering is available to all undergraduate students. The professional concentration enables students to satisfy the accreditation requirements of their particular major while focusing their electives on pertinent courses for environmental engineering. Electives used to satisfy requirements of the concentration include a set of science and engineering courses that reflect the sub disciplines of Environmental Engineering as defined by the ABET, Inc. Students receive a Bachelor of Science degree in their major with a professional concentration in Environmental Engineering.

COURSES   CREDIT
  PRE-REQUISITE
CE 491 Senior Environmental Design OR 3 SR standing
MP 401 Environmental Remediation Design OR SR standing
MP 444 EPA P3 Sustainable Design Competition   SR standing
CE 340 Introduction to Environmental Engineering OR 3 ES 330
CH 220 Chemical Engineering Principles II: Material Balance 3 CM 132 or CM 104, MA 132
BY 320 Microbiology OR 3 BY 214, CM 132
BY 240 River Ecology 3 consent
BY 221 and BY 224 General Ecology 4 consent
CM 241 Organic Chemistry OR 3 CM 104 or CM 132
CM 371 Physical Chemistry OR CM 104 or CM 132
CH 210 Chemical Engineering Principles I MA 132 and PY 131
TWO of the following:  6
CE430 Water Resources Engineering II CE330
CE478 Solid Waste Management and Landfill Design JR or SR
CE479 Water and Wastewater Treatment Processes CE 340
CE480 Chemical Fate and Transport in the Environment CE 340
CE481/581 Hazardous Waste Management Engineering CE 340
CE 477/577 Atmospheric Chemistry CM 370, CM 371 or ES 340
CE 580 Environmental Chemistry consent
CE 482/582 Environmental Systems Analysis and Design consent
CE 583 Modeling Natural Aquatic Systems consent
CE 584 Chemodynamics consent
CE 586 Introduction to Industrial Ecology consent
CE 587 Contaminant Transport in Groundwater consent
CE 589 Aspects of Freshwater Ecosystems consent
CH 474/ES434 Air Pollution Control ES330
ES 432/532 Risk Analysis consent
ES 436 Global Climate Change: Science, Engineering & Policy consent
ES 464 Corrosion Engineering CM 132
EHS 406 Industrial Hygiene Control Methods OR EHS 309, consent
EHS 416 Principles of Occupational Health EHS 309, consent
OR other course designated by CEE Department Chair
TOTAL CREDITS FOR CONCENTRATION  18

CE majors that are in the Environmental concentration are recommended to take ES 250 Electrical Science and ES 340 Thermodynamics rather than ES 223 Rigid Body Dynamics for their ES electives.  In addition to the required courses, it is recommended that STAT 383 Applied Statistics I be taken as a mathematics elective course for this professional concentration.  A minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required in the courses taken for the professional concentration.  At least one-fourth of the credit hours required must be completed at Clarkson University, unless the Dean of the Coulter School of Engineering approves an exception.