Environmental

Program Goals Statement 

This program provides students with a broad understanding of the environment and current environmental issues. Students utilize their knowledge of water resources, environmental regulations, sampling techniques, and hazardous materials to prepare for state licensure examinations and entry-level environmental technician positions.

Program Information

• The Environmental Technology concentration is an interdisciplinary program which allows students to utilize their knowledge in science, mathematics, engineering, and written and oral communication.

• Laboratories provide students with hands-on training on skills and instrumentation utilized on the job.

• Field trips offer students the opportunity to see various facilities and meet with personnel currently working in various environmental technology positions.

• Internships provide students with the opportunity to explore careers in their chosen areas and network with area professionals. 

After Bristol

• Graduates work as Water Treatment Plant Operators or Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators working for municipalities or private contract operations companies

• Graduates work for private Environmental Consulting Firms and as Environmental Technicians in various industrial areas.

Infused General Education Competencies

Oral Communication

Degree Requirements

Elective Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
Human Expression Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
6

Program Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
30-31

Program Electives

Course #
Title
Credits
Environmental Technical Electives  +
9 - 12
Sub-Total Credits
24-27
Total credits:
69-74

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
21

Summer courses will reduce fall and spring semester course loads.

Item #
Title
Credits
Global and Historic Awareness or Human Expression Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
INT 101: Work-Based Experience  +
0 - 1
Global and Historic Awareness or Human Expression Elective  +
3
Program Elective  +
3
Program Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16-17

Overview

Program

Degree

Associate in Science

Campus

Degree Offered

Associate in Science in Engineering Technology (Environmental)

Program Contact

Robert Rak
Program Coordinator
Robert.Rak@BristolCC.edu

Sarmad Saman
Dean of STEM
Sarmad.Saman@BristolCC.edu