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Environmental Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) Bethlehem, PA, United States
Students who graduate from the Environmental Engineering program at Lehigh University go on to tackle real-world problems around the globe. They find solutions to the planet's environmental challenges like air pollution, access to clean water, waste management, wastewater treatment and public health.
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Overview

The Environmental Engineering program at Lehigh University provides a solid foundation in the causes, control and prevention of environmental problems while training students to address and ultimately solve them. 

Renowned faculty provide a broad base of learning and research opportunities that prepare students to become leaders in their field and to make a difference in the world around them. Students are provided with the tools to pursue focused projects that have real impact.

Why Environmental Engineering?

  • Because you want to spend your days solving the planet's environmental challenges like air pollution, access to clean water, waste management, wastewater treatment and public health
  • Because you are committed to a more sustainable world and you understand the importance of healthy water, air, and land to our planet's future
  • Because you want to make a difference in the world around you

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Environmental Water Chemistry
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Environmental Case Studies
  • Environmental Engineering Project

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • $70 Application Fee
  • Electronic submission from your school through the Common Application website is accepted and encouraged.
  • Lehigh University will adopt a test optional policy for the SAT or ACT during the 2020-21 year.
  • Transcripts must have the high school seal and/or official signature and be from a high school with a CEEB code.
  • All non-US citizens are required to submit the Certificate of Finances form filled out for all four years.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56980 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56980 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Bethlehem

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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