About Our Program
The Water/Wastweater Major student will take course work from a wide array of natural resource offerings. These courses stress the practical application of scientific principles to the treatment of water for human consumption and for protection of water resources.
This program is only offered through distance learning and some classes are continuous enrollment, which means you can begin at any time.
Water treatment plant and system operators treat water so that it is safe to drink.
Wastewater treatment plant and system operators remove harmful pollutants from domestic and industrial liquid waste so that it is safe to return to the environment.