Environmental Modeling

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Environmental Modeling

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Program Overview

The graduate certificate in Environmental Modeling prepares Mines engineers to sustainably address the grand challenges facing engineered systems. This program will be of interest to students with engineering backgrounds who are interested in transitioning into fields of sustainability, environment, conservation and environmental engineering.

Students will explore a breadth of environmental modeling, from specific fate and transport to systems thinking. This certificate will provide students with a very marketable and in-demand skillset for quantifying environmental sustainability of designs. The proposed certificate is a coherent curriculum by itself, but also represents an incremental goal, being 12 out of the 30 total credits towards completing a master’s degree in CEE.

job growth

Certificate can be used
as stepping stone to
masters in CEE

growth

Projected 8% job
growth (environmental
scientists), 2018-28

certificate

Excellent addition to
any engineering degree

Requirements and Costs

Graduate Certificate

  • Baccalaureate degree, preferably in a science or engineering discipline
  • College calculus 1 & 2: two semesters required
  • College physics: one semester required, two preferred
  • College chemistry 1 & 2: two semesters required
  • College probability and statistics: one semester required
  • GPA: minimum 3.0
  • Statement of purpose letter: present your professional and personal goals
  • Resume/CV

Graduate Certificate

  • CEEN580 Chemical Fate and Transport in the Environment (3.0)
  • CEEN566 Microbial Processes, Analysis and Modeling (3.0)
  • CEEN501 Life Cycle Assessment
  • ELECTIVE (3.0) choices available in course catalog (bottom of page)
CREDIT HOURSTUITION 2020-21
Per Semester
1.0$999
2.0$1,998
3.0$2,997
4.0$3,996
5.0$4,995
6.0$5,994
7.0$6,993
8.0$7,992
9.0$8,991
10.0$9,990
11.0$10,989
12.0$11,988
13.0$12,987
14.0$13,986
15.0$14,985
16.0$15,984
17.0$16,983
18.0$17,982
19.0$18,981

  • Employer contributions are routinely applied to cover a portion of this cost.>
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FEES

  • Fees for students enrolled in Mines Online programs or courses are included in the cost of tuition ($999 per credit hour)

More information about tuition and fees.

Career Outcomes

 

  • Life cycle assessment consultant
  • Environmental impact management
  • Careers at Environmental Protection Agency
  • Careers with US Geological Survey
  • Watershed manager
  • Environmental engineering firms
  • Environmental sustainability management
  • Environmental data scientist

Online Student Resources

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Support & Connections

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Degree Options

Certificate

  • Environmental Modeling

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

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Term Start Dates

Fall II: Oct. 21
Spring I: Jan. 12
Spring II: Mar. 15

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