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Environmental Engineering (Master of Science)

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Full Time / Online and On Campus

Be a global leader in planning, designing, constructing, and renewing built and natural environments with a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from Wentworth Institute of Technology.

Hands-on, real-world problem solving combined with classroom learning and cooperative work experience will prepare you to develop complex and creative solutions to today’s most pressing environmental challenges. Whether you want to advance your career as an innovative leader in the field, or would like to take a deep dive into a topic of interest, our program will prepare you for a rewarding, and exciting future in Environmental Engineering.


The program ,  which can be completed on a full-time or part-time basis, includes a diverse range of course options which allow students to customize their degree program. There are 7 required courses, 3 electives, a 2-semester thesis, and 1 seminar course. Classes cover topics ranging from environmental biological systems to water reuse, heat transfer and thermal processes, and more.

  • 31 Credits
  • Full-time/Part-time Commitment
  • Hybrid Delivery
  • 1-2 years to complete



  • Top-ranked School of Engineering
  • Customizable degree program to meet your unique needs and interests
  • The interdisciplinary program leverages expertise from across the university

Return On Investment

#7 Best Engineering Jobs
$89K median annual salary 
Above-Average opportunities for salary and advancement


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Tuition + Financial Aid

 With competitive tuition, financial aid, scholarships, fellowships, and employment opportunities, we make paying for your degree easier.

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We welcome qualified candidates with a passion for problem solving  and a record of achievement in their undergraduate education and/or relevant work experience. Depending on your undergraduate field of study, some additional courses may be required. For the most up-to-date information, speak to a Graduate Admissions Counselor.

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Speak to a Graduate Counselor

We know going back to school is a big decision. You have questions; we have answers. Connect via email, phone or schedule an appointment with one of our counselors. 

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