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Minor in Environmental Engineering

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A minor in Environmental Engineering is available to all students except those majoring in Civil or Environmental Engineering. To obtain a minor, a student must successfully complete the following courses:

Required courses

1. Choose one of:
  CE340   Introduction to Environmental Engineering (3 cr.)
  CH220   Chemical Engineering Principles II: Material Balances (3 cr.)
  CH250   Chemical Process Calculations (3 cr.) (class of 2011 and 2012 only)
2. Choose one of:
  CH210   Chemical Engineering Principles I: Material Balances (3 cr.)
  CM241   Organic Chemistry I (3 cr.)
  CM371   Physical Chemistry I (3 cr.)
3. Choose one of:
  BY222   Ecology (3 cr.)
  BY224   Ecology Laboratory (2 cr.)
  BY320   Microbiology (3 cr.)
4. Choose one of:
  CE491   Senior (Water Resources/Environmental) Design (3 cr.)
  MP401   Multidisciplinary Course (Environmental Remediation Design) (3 cr.)
  MP444   EPA P3 Sustainable Design Competition (3 cr.)

Plus any two courses from the following:

  CE430   Water Resources Engineering II (3 cr.)
  CE477   Atmospheric Chemistry (3 cr.)
  CE478   Solid Waste Management and Landfill Design (3 cr.)
  CE479   Water and Wastewater Treatment Processes (3 cr.)
  CE480   Chemical Fate and Transport in the Environment
  CE481   Hazardous Waste Management Engineering (3 cr.)
  CE482   Environmental Systems Analysis Design (3 cr.)
  CE486   Industrial Ecology (3 cr.)
  CE580*   Environmental Chemistry (3 cr.)
  CE583*   Modeling Natural Aquatic Systems (3 cr.)
  CE584*   Chemodynamics (3 cr.)
  CE589*   Limnology (4 cr.)
  CH434/ES434   Air Pollution Control (3 cr.)
  ES432   Risk Analysis (3 cr.)
  ES436   Global Climate Change: Science, Engineering & Policy (3 cr.)
  ES464   Corrosion Engineering (3 cr.)


  IH406   Industrial Hygiene Control Methods (3 cr.)
  IH416   Principles of Toxicology and Epidemiology (3 cr.)

*undergraduate students must have at least a 3.0 GPA and permission of their academic advisor to enroll in a 500 level course

Total Credit hours for the Minor: 18-20

A minimum grade-point average of 2.0 is required in the courses taken for the minor. At least one quarter of the total credit hours required must be completed at Clarkson, unless the Dean of the Coulter School of Engineering approves an exception.