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Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering Technology

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering Technology

The environmental engineering technology program prepares graduates for responsible operations, maintenance, and management positions in a wide variety of industrial, municipal, recreational, and regulatory corporations or agencies. Those graduates who also earn licensure in a specific division of environmental engineering technologies are better prepared for management/supervisory positions in their environmental specialties.

Graduates of our program have the advantage of understanding the biological, chemical, and physical aspects of environmental engineering, along with the mechanical, electrical, and computer equipment required for waste processing. The bachelor of science in environmental engineering technology helps the student develop a concern for the environment, the very life-stream of our existence. This concern, coupled with excellent communication skills, gives the graduate the edge needed to meet the environmental challenges of the 21st century and beyond.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, environmental engineering technologists are employed in almost every industry. Employment is expected to grow faster than average for the next decade and beyond.

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering Technology Requirements

General Education 24 Hours
The General Education Program is composed of 34 credit hours minimum of which 10 hours may be satisfied by the following mathematics and science requirements in the environmental engineering technology curriculum: MATH 1300 and Natural Sciences courses PHYS 2201 and 2202.
Mathematics Courses 9 Hours
Natural Science Courses 31 Hours
Environ. Eng. Tech. Courses 55 Hours
Engineering Technology Courses 9 Hours
Total Hours Required 128 Hours
 
Mathematics Courses (9 Hours)
Course No. Course Cr. Hrs.
MATH 1300 Precalculus 5
MATH 2110 Calculus 1 4
 
Natural Science Courses (31 Hours)
BIOL 1151 General Biology 1 4
BIOL 3750 Microbiology 4
CHEM 1141 General Chemistry 1 4
CHEM 2200 Introduction to Organic Chemistry 4
GEOG 3311 Air Pollution 3
GEOL 1201 Phys. Geol. & Human Environ. 4
PHYS 2201 Physics 1 4
PHYS 2201 Physics 2 4
 
Environmental Engineering Technology Courses (55 Hours)
ETEV 1101 Intro to Environmental Engineering 3
ETEV 1120 Laboratory Techniques 3
ETEV 1130 Water Treatment Techniques 3
ETEV 2210 Wastewater Treatment Techniques 3
ETEV 2220 Hazardous Waste Management 3
ETEV 2230 Intro to Solid Waste Mgt. Tech. 4
ETEV 2240 Industrial Waste Treatment 3
ETEV 2250 Fluid Dynamics 3
ETEV 2260 Automation for Environmental Tech. 3
ETEV 2270 Toxicology 3
ETEV 3310 Thermodynamics 3
ETEV 3345 Mgt. of Hazardous Materials 3
ETEV 3355 Haz. Waste Treat. & Control Tech. 3
ETEV 4410 Hydrology for Technologists 3
ETEV 4420 Intro. to Geographical Info. Systems 3
ETEV 4430 Stat. Proc. for Analysis of Env. Data 3
ETEV 4440 Environmental Law & Policy 3
ETEV 4445 Hazardous Site Remediation 3
 
Environmental Engineering Technology Courses (9 Hours)
ETEV 1101 Engineering Drawing 1 3
ETEV 1115 Computer Programming for Tech. 3
ETEV 1510 Intro. to Electicity/Electronics 3

For more information on degrees in Environmental Engineering Technology:

Associate Professor: Steve Ison (740) 351-3408 sison@shawnee.edu
Department Chair: Carl Hilgarth (740) 351-3595 chilgarth@shawnee.edu
Department Secretary: Cindy Hopkins (740) 351-3224 chopkins@shawnee.edu

Engineering Technologies

Contact Information

Dept. of Engineering Technologies
940 Second Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Cindy Hopkins, Secretary
Phone: (740) 351-3224 
Fax: (740) 351-3546 
E-mail: chopkins@shawnee.edu

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