Part-Time: Yes | Online Options: Yes, some
Time to Complete: About two years, (as quickly as one year)
The certificate in environmental engineering is designed to allow engineers from a variety of disciplines the ability to expand their depth and breadth of knowledge to solve complex environmental engineering problems to protect public health and the environment. Students will gain a greater technical understanding of problems associated with air, land and water resources.
The certificate program is designed for practicing engineers and can be completed part time in two years, or as quickly as one year.
Years to Complete
Additional Program Highlights
Students can achieve their professional goals with great autonomy by selecting courses that help them achieve this goal.
The certificate has been designed with input from a wide range of industry partners.
Depth and breadth.
The program allows engineers from a variety of disciplines to expand their depth of knowledge within the environmental engineering subdivision as recognized by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES).
Beyond technical expertise, students will also have the opportunity to develop essential skills around leadership, communication and business fundamentals that will help them to succeed as they continue to advance in their professional careers.
With increasing pressures on natural resources, environmental engineers are in demand. Our location in Milwaukee puts students in the heart of both air quality and water resource work.
No GRE needed. Candidates should have a 3.0 GPA overall or in upper level engineering courses (whichever is advantageous to the candidate) or 1-year work experience with approval from program director.
The knowledge and skills gained in course offerings, students will be able to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of the built and natural environment. This will include resource management, pollution control, waste and hazardous material disposal, health and safety protection, conservation, and requirements for protection of special materials and related work environments.
Graduates of the program are likely to find positions in a wide range of organizations across industries, including:
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phone: (414) 288-7139
This program has rolling admission, which means you may apply any time before the following dates:
These are the dates your application must be complete and all required documentation must be received in the Graduate School by these dates.
However, applicants who wish to be considered for merit-based financial aid (graduate assistantships/fellowships) should be aware of the merit-based financial aid deadlines by which all applicant materials must be received by the Graduate School:
Read all application instructions prior to beginning an application.
Upon admission, final official transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities, with certified English translations if original language is not English, must be submitted to the Graduate School within the first five weeks of the term of admission or a hold preventing registration for future terms will be placed on the student’s record.