The bachelor of science in Environmental Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
The mission of the Environmental Engineering program at Montana Tech is to provide a quality education that blends theory with practice and enables graduates to successfully pursue professional careers in the field of environment engineering.
Environmental Engineering's Program Educational Objective
Enable graduates to embark upon and successfully pursue professional careers in the field of Environmental Engineering.
Environmental Engineering Program Outcomes
a. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering.
b. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
c. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constrains; such as, economic, environmental, social, political, ethnical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
d. An ability to function on multi-disciplinary teams.
e. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
f. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
g. An ability to communicate effectively.
h. An understanding of the impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context.
i. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in, life-long learning.
j. A knowledge of issues facing contemporary society.
k. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
l. Demonstrate proficiency in the engineering sciences, including statics, mechanics of materials, fluid mechanics, and thermodynamics.
m. Demonstrate proficiency in environmental engineering topics that emphasize understanding of environmental principles and processes.
n. Demonstrate ability to be able to apply mathematics through differential equations, calculus-based physics, general chemistry, and probability and statistics through environmental applications.
o. Demonstrate ability to apply the principles of environmental engineering to design solutions to engineering problems to resolve and prevent environmental problems in air, water, and land.