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Program/Degree
Environmental Engineering (MS) 
Program Description

The Chemical and Environmental Engineering program offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. The Environmental Engineering Program has long-standing strengths in water and wastewater treatment science and technology as well as technology transfer, hazardous waste treatment, and development of environmentally-friendly technologies for industry. The Chemical Engineering Program is designed to provide advanced work in a core of transport phenomena, thermodynamics and reaction engineering. All core chemical engineering areas are represented, with special emphasis on environmental problems and semi-conductor processing.

 
Department/Academic Unit(s)

Chemical and Environmental Engineering -

 
College
College of Engineering  
Campus where offered
Main Campus - Tucson  
Contacts
Admissions Contact
Michelle Wik
520-621-1897
Graduate Program Coordinator
Michelle Wik
520-621-1897
Director of Graduate Studies
James Farrell
520-621-2465
Graduate College Degree Counselor
Janae E Gregston
520-621-0119
 
Tuition and Fees
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Admissions Information

Admissions Requirements

GRE required for Domestic and International Applicants
Transcripts
3 letters of recommendation
Resume
Statement of Purpose

 
Standardized Tests

Required test(s):  GRE
Minimum GRE Verbal: -- no minimum
Minimum GRE Quantitative:  -- no minimum
Minumum GRE Written:  --- no minimum
Minimum TOEFL: 550
Minimum  iBT: 79
Minimum IELTS: 7

The GRE Institution Code for The University of Arizona is 4832
ETS Major Field Code(s) for this program: 1001 - CHE

 

 
Financial Aid

Research and Teaching Assistantships
Fellowships

 
Admissions Deadlines

Domestic Applicants:

  • Fall: January 15
  • Spring: September 1

International Applicants:

  • Fall: January 15
  • Spring: June 30
 
International Conditional Admission
International applicants will not be considered for conditional admission by this program.
Other Information
The GRE Institution Code for The University of Arizona is 4832

Degree Specifics

Degree Requirements

All M.S. Students

We offer a thesis- and a non-thesis MS track. Both degree tracks require 30 units of graduate level coursework. All Environmental Engineering MS students are required to take the following courses at the UA or an approved equivalent elsewhere:

CHEE 500R, Water Chemistry for Engineers, CHEE 500L Environmental Engineering Laboratory, CHEE 574, Environmental Transport Processes, CHEE 576A, Water Treatment System Design, CHEE 576B, Wastewater Treatment System Design, CHEE 577R, Microbiology for Engineers, CHEE 676, Advanced Water and Wastewater Treatment.

Thesis MS Students

The thesis MS track requires 30 units of graduate level coursework. In addition to the required courses listed above, all students undertaking the Master’s thesis track must complete the following:

CHEE 910, Thesis (4 units), CHEE 696A, Seminar (1 unit), Approved Electives (6 units)

Non-Thesis Students

The non-thesis MS track requires 30 units of coursework. In addition to the required courses listed above, all students undertaking the Master’s non-thesis track must complete the following courses:

CHEE 909, Masters Report (4 units), CHEE 696A, Seminar (1 unit), Approved Electives (6 units)

 
Minor Requirements

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Student Handbook
http://www.che.arizona.edu/graduates-student-handbook  
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Last revised 19 Jul 2016