Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering
University of North Dakota

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering program is linked to other programs including the Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Petroleum, Geological Engineering, and Energy Engineering programs.  Students will become proficient researchers and gain skills and knowledge in research in the areas of air quality, greenhouse gas capture and sequestration, ground water, flaring of stranded gas, and the responsible and economical use of natural resources.  Graduates will develop new technologies and solve infrastructure-related problems as they work with state, federal, and industry clients to solve energy and environmental needs.


  • Statement of goals
  • Resume
  • A Master of Science degree in an engineering discipline with a GPA of 3.0
  • GRE General, only if prerequisite degree is not accredited by ABET

A minimum of three campus visits are required.

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission