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Environmental Engineering Master's Program

Program Details


Master of Engineering


On campus


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Prepare to solve the most daunting challenges facing our environment today and in the future with an in-demand degree.

As organizations public and private strive to create a more sustainable world, there is a great need for specialized engineers who can help repair environmental damage and prevent future degradation. In Stevens’ environmental engineering master’s program, you’ll gain experience addressing problems like recovering resources from waste and designing processes to restore air, soil and water quality in contaminated sites. Graduates of our program are highly sought-after by government offices, consulting firms, law firms and utility companies.

As part of the School of Engineering and Science's sustainability research pillar, the civil, environmental and ocean engineering department facilitates research in fields such as smart, sustainable infrastructure and coastal engineering.

Civil, Environmental, & Ocean Engineering Research at Stevens

Learn more about research in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Ocean Engineering.

The Stevens Advantage

Stevens’ location right across the river from New York City gives students a unique view of how urban development impacts the environment, particularly inland and coastal waterways. On campus, you’ll have access to world-class research centers developing advanced innovations in environmental engineering, including the Coastal Engineering Research Group, Earth Observation and Hydrometeorology Laboratory, and Marine Hydrodynamic and Hydrokinetic Laboratory.

More Advantages to our Program

  • Part-time or full-time enrollment

  • Thesis and non-thesis options

  • All courses available in the evening

  • Online courses available

Areas of Focus

  • Environmental Control Processes

  • Groundwater and Soil Pollution Control

  • Environmental Management

Putting You on Track for Professional Success

The environmental engineering master's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success in a variety of roles like:

  • Public and Private Treatment Facilities

  • Government Offices

  • Utility Companies

  • Consulting Firms

  • Law Firms

  • Insurance Companies

Our graduates have been hired at: CH2M Hill, Mott MacDonald, Boswell Engineer, Langan Engineering, CDM (Camp Dresser & McKee), Passaic Valley Sewerage Authority

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