Mar 18, 2018  
2017-2018 SDSM&T Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 SDSM&T Academic Catalog

Environmental Engineering Minor

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Contact Information

Dr. Venkata Gadhamshetty
Program Coordinator
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Civil/Mechanical 237B
(605) 394-1997

Environmental engineers design systems and solve pressing global problems in all areas related to the environment and public health: sustainable design of drinking water treatment and wastewater treatment, and solid hazardous waste disposal systems; development of air quality monitoring and pollution prevention programs; design of site remediation and mining reclamation programs; and development of ecosystem protection and restoration efforts, among others.  Students may study environmental engineering as an emphasis area in the B.S. civil engineering degree program , and/or pursue an environmental engineering minor. 

Students from any discipline at the School of Mines may pursue a minor in environmental engineering by completing 18 credit hours of coursework as described below. Students must complete the Notification of Intent to Seek a Minor form, with appropriate signatures and turn it into the registrar’s office by the beginning of the first semester of the senior year.

Elective course

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