23580 USD/year
23580 USD/year
14814 USD/year
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The Environmental Engineering (ENEN) Program at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) emphasizes research in environmental engineering and water resources.

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Environmental engineers identify and design solutions for environmental problems, such as providing safe drinking water, treating and safely disposing of wastes, controlling water pollution, maintaining air quality and remediating contaminated sites. 

Water resources engineering is a profession that deals with the use, management and conservation of natural water resources above and below ground surface to assure availability and affordability of safe and clean sources of water for society.

The Ph.D. Environmental Engineering at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)  has a greater emphasis on research compared with the M.S. degree and is geared toward successfully mastering a body of skills and knowledge in preparation for a career as an independent scholar. This degree is recommended for those who expect to engage in a professional career in research, teaching or technical work of an advanced nature.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Physicochemical Processes
  • Environmental Biological Processes
  • Groundwater Hydrology

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcript(s)
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
    • Completion of key prerequisite courses 
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation from professional or academic references.
  • C.V. or Resume
  • Statement of academic goals and research interests (including your preferred advisor(s))
  • English Language proficiency scores are required for International students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23580 USD/year
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  • National

    23580 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23580 USD per year
  • In-State

    14814 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14814 USD per year


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