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Environmental Engineering

Program Description

The Environmental Engineering (ENEN) Program emphasizes research in environmental engineering and water resources. Environmental engineers identify and design solutions for environmental problems, such as providing safe drinking water, treating and safely disposing of wastes, controlling water pollution, maintaining air quality and remediating contaminated sites. Water resources engineering is a profession that deals with the use, management and conservation of natural water resources above and below ground surface to assure availability and affordability of safe and clean sources of water for society.

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Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.
M.S.

Tracks/Concentrations:  N/A

Department: Chemical, Biochemical, and Environmental Engineering

Part-Time or Full-Time:  Full-time, Part-Time

Online or On Campus:  On Campus

Accelerated Program

Admissions Requirements

GRE General Test required (waived for Spring 2021 applicants);TOEFL, IELTS, or DuoLingo* for international applicants.

*Note from Grad School: DuoLingo test scores will only be considered for acceptance during the Spring 2021 admission cycle (https://gradschool.umbc.edu/admissions/requirements/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/)

Term of Admission: Fall

Domestic Application Deadlines: January 1

International Application Deadlines: January 1

Contact Us

Main Contact Info: cbegrad@umbc.edu

Graduate Program Director:

Dr. Jennie Leach, 410-455-8152, jleach@umbc.edu

Graduate Program Coordinator:

Andrea Miller, 410-455-3400, andrea.miller@umbc.edu

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