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Environmental Technology & Sustainability, M.S.

Prepare for a career in an in-demand field by choosing from concentrations in water resources, environmental compliance, climate change, and sustainable technology.

The College of Engineering & Computing Sciences is no longer accepting applications for this degree program.


What You’ll Learn

In the Environmental Technology & Sustainability, M.S., you’ll gain critical experience in best practices in environmental systems for air, water, energy, and waste.

You’ll collaborate with faculty members and institute personnel who serve on the New York State Drinking Water Quality Council and address urban infrastructure along with the food-energy-water nexus on a multinational committee.

You’ll also conduct research and design projects addressing the needs of industry and government in our fully operational wastewater treatment lab or in dedicated space in our Biological Sciences and Bioengineering Lab.

As part of our multidisciplinary curriculum, you'll have the opportunity to specialize your studies, choosing from concentrations in water resources, environmental compliance, climate change, and sustainable technology.

Employers

  • Con Edison
  • Jacobs Engineering Group
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • NYC Department of City Planning
  • NYC Department of Environmental Protection
  • NYC Transit Authority
  • Tyson Foods

Career Options

  • Environmental Consultant
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental, Health, and Safety Officer
  • Environmental Project Manager
  • Environmental Scientist

“I was able to take classes in hydrology, law, and mapping all in one semester. The professors use real-world examples to prepare you for your future career.”

Rachel Pereira (M.S. ’20)


Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.

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How You’ll Succeed

Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to offer employers a unique skill set including the ability to develop environmental models from datasets using software such as SAS; knowledge of all major federal environmental laws; an understanding of advanced mapping through ArcGIS; and working experience on specialized equipment, including x-ray fluorescence and spectrophotometry.

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New York Tech is a Top Performer for Social Mobility among regional universities in the North.

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