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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Environmental Engineering Minor

University Park, College of Engineering (ENV E)

This minor is designed to provide students in engineering, science, and other majors with a comprehensive study of environmental issues and the skills necessary to solve problems associated with environmental pollution.

For entrance into the minor, students must be at least fifth-semester standing and have completed CHEM 110 GN(3), MATH 141 GQ(4), and PHYS 211 GN(4).

The minor consists of 18 credits, at least 6 of which must be at the 400 level. A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

An online application is available at: http://www.engr.psu.edu/CE/env_minor.html.                                                                            

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits (2 credits of engineering design are included)

PRESCRIBED COURSE (3 credits)
C E 370(3) (Sem: 3-6)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (15 credits)
Select 3 credits from Chemistry and Biological Sciences: B E 308, C E 479(3), CHEM 202(3), CHEM 210(3) (Sem: 3-8)
Select 0-3 credits from Process Engineering: B E 302(3), CH E 210(3), EGEE 302(3), MN PR 301(3), NUC E 430(3) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 3 credits from Applied Fluid Mechancs: AERSP 308(3), B E 467(4), C E 371(3), C E 462(3), CH E 330(3), EME 303(3), M E 320(3), METEO 454(3), or NUC E 431W(4) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 6-9 credits from Environmental Sciences and Design: B E 468(3), B E 477(3), C E 472W(3), C E 475(4), C E 476(3), CHEM 402(3), E R M 411(3), E R M 412(3), E R M 413W(3), E R M 447(3), E R M 450(3), EGEE/M E 430(3), EGEE 470(3), ENVSE 408(3), ENVSE 427(3), F SC 431(3), GEOSC 452(3), M E 405(3), M E 433(3), NUC E 405(3), NUC E 420(3), NUC E 428(3), SOILS 420(3) (Sem: 5-8)

Last Revised by the Department: Spring Semester 2011

Blue Sheet Item #: 39-06-067A

Review Date: 04/12/2011

UCA Revision #1: 8/4/06
UCA Revision #2: 7/27/07

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