Undergraduate Environmental Engineering Minor
According to U.S. News rankings, Environmental Engineering is #3 in best engineering jobs with a median salary of $87,620 in 2018. Environmental engineering jobs are expected to increase by 5% between 2018-2028.
The Environmental Engineering minor at UNL is offered on both the Omaha (Scott) and Lincoln (City) campuses. The primary student learning outcomes of the minor are to provide students with comprehensive exposure to a broad range of environmental topics, and to provide an understanding of the fundamental concepts of environmental engineering, including sustainability; water quality; water and wastewater treatment; air quality; and solid and hazardous waste management. The minor includes a total of 18 hours of courses including 9 hours of required courses, and 9 hours of elective courses.