Pollutant fate and remediation (air, water, and soil)
Solid/hazardous waste management
Water and wastewater treatment design
Solving Environmental Problems
"I hope to solve environmental problems that are presenting themselves in this coming century in order to preserve the environment for coming generations, because I know the outdoors has had a big impact on me and I want to let others experience it like I have."
—Aileen Zebrowski, Environmental Engineering
Environmental engineering graduates could pursue careers in areas such as:
Applying technologies to generate potable drinking water and to mitigate the environmental impact of municipal wastewater.