Associate in Science Degree

Environmental Technology Program


This program emphasizes the cognitive and technical skills needed to enter and advance in environmental technology careers in both the private and public sectors. This is a career field that utilizes the principles of science, engineering, communication and economics to protect and enhance safety, health and natural resources. Students who are interested in pursuing a four-year undergraduate program in Environmental Studies should refer to the Associate in Arts Environmental Studies concentration.

Students who are matriculated and place into developmental math and/or English are required to begin the course sequence in the first semester. Please see an advisor with questions.

First Semester Credits
ENL101   3
CHM106 M 4
ENV118 M 4
COM103   3
    Behavioral & Social Science 3
Second Semester Credits
ENL102   3
ESC101 M 4
ENV101   3
ENV115 M 3
    Behavioral & Social Science 3
Third Semester Credits
MAT150 M 3
ENV125   3
ENV163   3
Fourth Semester Credits
ENV158   3
ENV201   4
ENV260   1-3
Total Credits 62–64

M Designates a Milestone course. A milestone course must be completed in the semester indicated to ensure that you remain on track to continue on in your program and graduate on time.

Career Outlook

Graduates will be trained at the technical level for fields such as hazardous waste clean-up, site assessment, water quality, air quality, wastewater management, environmental compliance, solid waste management, coastal zone management, use of computerized mapping and pollution prevention. 

This occupational profile is provided by O*NET.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the Environmental Technology program, students are able to: