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Associate of Science Degree - Environmental Techology

Environmental technology refers to the skills and knowledge that allow a person to work in the environmental field in compliance with governmental regulations and at the same time protect human health and the environment.

The Environmental Technology Associate of Science Degree Program is a two-year program designed to prepare students to either enter the work force at the technician level or transfer into a bachelor's degree program

To acquire the Associate of Science Degree in Environmental Technology, it is necessary to complete the graduation requirements of the College along with the following.

Required Courses
ET 130 Health Effects of Environmental Hazardous Materials 3
ET 230 Safety and Emergency Response 4
ET 260 *Environmental Sampling & Analysis 4
BIOL 120 Environmental Biology 3
BIOL 120L Environmental Biology Lab 1
  -- AND --  
GIS 120 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems 4
  -- OR --  
CIT 101 Introduction to Computer Information Technology 3

18-19 Units Total

* Prerequisite

Plus a minimum of 9 elective units from any of the following areas of specialization and/or miscellaneous electives to equal a total of 27 - 28 units.

Suggested Areas Of Spcialization:

Waste Management
ET 110 Hazardous Waste Generation/Reduction/Treatment 3
ET 150 *Hazardous Waste Management Application 4
ET 200 *Hazardous Materials Management Applications 4
ET 240 Solid Waste Management Applications 4
 

Mathematics & Science Division

Land Use Planning & Environmental Restoration
ET 160 Hazardous Waste Site Remediation Systems 3
ET 170 Groundwater Hydrology & Sampling 3
GIS 230 Geographic Info Systems In Environmental Tech 3
 
Environmental Health & Safety
ET 250 Fundamentals of Safety & Health I 3
ET 251 Fundamentals of Safety & Health II 3
 
Water & Waste Water Management
ET 270 Waste Water Treatment Plant Operation I 3
ET 271 Waste Water Treatment Plant Operation II 3
ET 272 Advanced Waste Water Treatment 3
 
Miscellaneous Electives
ET 101 Intro To Environmental Technology 3
ET 290 Cooperative Work Experience Internship for Environmental Technology 1-4
FTECH 107 Hazardous Materials I 3
FTECH 108 Hazardous Materials I 3
  Directed Study 1
 
Alternative & Efficient Energy Systems
AET/ET 070 Introduction to Alternative Energy Technology 3
AET/ET 072 Photovotaic Systems Design and Installation 3
AET/ET 074 Advanced Photovoltaic Systems Design and Installation 3
AET/ET 076 Wind Energy Systems Design and Installation 3
AET/ET 078 Advanced Wind Energy Systems Design and Installation 3
AET/ET 181 Home Energy Management and Auditing 3
AET/ET 182 Industrial Energy Management and Auditing 3
ET 280 Green Building Design Principles 3
AUTOT 040 Introduction to Alternative Fuels & Advanced Technology Vehicles 3
AUTOT 47.8 Introduction to Hybrid & Electric Vehicles 3
 
 
 

 

 

Modified 12/15/2011

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