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Program at a Glance

College of Engineering and Computer Science
Civil, Environ, & Constr Engr
U.S. News & World Report Best Grad Schools Engineering Badge

Enhance your education with a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from UCF. The program focuses on pollution control and prevention, and the correction of pollution effects on natural and manmade environments. You can conduct research in areas like drinking water treatment, solid and hazardous waste management, atmospheric pollution control and modeling, environmental water resources and stormwater management in our state-of-the-art labs.

The program offers an intensive, individually tailored research program suitable for the development of an academic or research career. With this degree, you can gain technical knowledge in critical areas of environmental engineering and be prepared for a successful career in government, academia or industry.

Application Deadlines

December 1
July 1
July 1
January 15

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Career Opportunities

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Public Works Engineer
  • Sanitary Engineer
  • Solid Waste Engineer
  • Wastewater Engineer

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