College of Engineering, Forestry, and Natural Sciences2017-2018

Department of Civil Engineering, Construction Management, and Environmental Engineering

Environmental Engineering, Minor

This minor is designed for other engineering majors or plans that emphasize math and science and provides environmental engineering fundamentals with an emphasis on solving air, water, waste and health problems.


What Can I Do with a Minor in Environmental Engineering?

Every engineer or scientist benefits from an understanding of the complex interactions between the environment and the production of goods and services. This program will complement your major plan with a quantitative ability to recognize the role engineering plays in a sustainable society.

University Requirements

  • A minor is earned in conjunction with a bachelor's degree.

    To receive a minor (18 to 24 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0. At least 12 units of the minor must be unique to that minor and not applied to any other minor.


In addition to University Requirements:

  • Complete individual plan requirements.

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 20
Highest Mathematics Required MAT 137


Minor Requirements
  • Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also take. For prerequisite information click on the course or see your advisor.

  • Please note course prerequisites must be completed with a grade of "C" or better prior to taking these courses.

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