Suggested Degree Pathway for Environmental Engineering

For students who entered fall 2018 and beyond.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
CIVE.1070 Intro to Civil & Envir. Engin. 2
ENGL.1010 / HONR.1100 College Writing I/FYSH (CW) 3
CHEM.1210 Chemistry I (SCL) 3
CHEM.1230L Chemistry I Lab (SCL) 1
MATH.1310 Calculus I (MATH) 4
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Humanities Persp. (AH)1 3
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
CHEM.1220 Chemistry II (SCL) 3
CHEM.1240L Chemistry II Lab (SCL) 1
MATH.1320 Calculus II 4
PHYS.1410 Physics I 3
PHYS.1410L Physics I Lab 1
Total 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
ENGN.2050 Statics 3
CIVE.2860 Prob. & Statistics for Engineers 3
BIOL.2100 Biology for Engineers (STEM) 3
BIOL.2120L Biology for Engineers Lab 1
MATH.2310 Calculus III 4
Total 14

Spring Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 16
ENGN.2070 Dynamics 3
ENVE.2010 Environmental Engin. Chemistry 3
CIVE.3320 Environmental Engin. Lab 1
CIVE.3620 Environmental Engin. I 3
MATH.2360 Engineering Differential Equations 3
ECON.2010 Economics I (SS) 3

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 15
CIVE.3010 Fluid Mechanics 3
ENVE.3020 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory 1
ENVE.3105 Material Science for Envir. Engin. 2
ENVE.3630 Envir. Engineering II 3
ENVE.3640 Energy and the Sustain. Envir. 3
GEOL.3250 Geology for Engineers 3

Spring Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 15
CIVE.3720 Civil Engin. Systems 3
ENVE.3650 Groundwater Hydrogeology and Remediation 3
ENVE.3660 Biological Processes in Envir. Engin. 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Human. Persp. (AH)1 3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)1 3

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
CIVE.4600 Water Resources Engin. 3
ENVE.4610 Chemical Fate and Transport in the Environment 3
ENVE.4620 Air Quality 3
ENVE.4630 Envir. Engin. Ethics and Professional Practice 3
xxxx.xxxx Professional Elective 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course # Course Name Cr.
ENVE.4855 Capstone Design 3
ENVE.4640 Solid Waste Engin. and Management 3
xxxx.xxxx Professional Elective  3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)1 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Human. Persp. (AH)1 3
Total 15
Total Minimum Credits = 121

1No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.

Restriction on off-campus study: Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last Updated: 5/10/2018