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Environmental Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) Storrs, CT, United States
The interdisciplinary Environmental Engineering Program within the School of Engineering offers a B.S. degree as well as a Minor in Environmental Engineering. 
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Overview

Environmental engineering differs fundamentally from chemical engineering – the creation and operation of processes that involve the conversion of basic chemical or raw mineral material into useful products and from civil engineering – the design, construction and operation of private and public works infrastructure.

The interdisciplinary Environmental Engineering Program within the School of Engineering offers a B.S. degree in Environmental Engineering. The program trains professionals who can address cross-disciplinary environmental problems. The complex nature of environmental problems often requires that the appropriate science be developed prior to the actual engineering implementation. Students graduating with a B.S. Environmental Engineering will have the technical breadth to enter the profession immediately upon graduation.

The goal of the degree is to foster individuals who are committed to solving environmental problems, have excellent communications skills, and are life-long learners. Consider a B.S. in Environmental Engineering!

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Sustainability
  • The Environmental Debate
  • Probability and Statistics in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering Fundamentals
  • Decision Analysis in Civil and Environmental Engineering

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • A Completed Common Application or Coalition Application
  • $80 Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • Essay & Two Optional Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Secondary School Transcripts
  • Official SAT or ACT Scores
  • English Proficiency Requirement
  • Fine Arts Applicants
  • Special Program Applicants

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35216 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    35216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35216 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12848 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12848 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Storrs

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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