"Employment of environmental engineers is projected to grow 22 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations." --U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Specifically, the Bureau notes, “State and local government concerns regarding water should lead to efforts to increase efficiency of water use.” With increasing job opportunities, it’s an ideal time to advance your career in this field of engineering. Villanova's Master of Science in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering (MSWREE) program is nationally-recognized for its: Cutting edge research and collaborative opportunities in the Villanova Center for the Advancement of Sustainability in Engineering (VCASE), the Villanova Urban Stormwater Partnership (VUSP), and the campus's Green Infrastructure Stormwater Research Park. Distinguished leadership including VCASE and VUSP director Dr. Robert Traver, a sought-after stormwater expert and president of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers; and Dr. Metin Duran, a nationally recognized environmental engineering expert in wastewater treatment and microbial water quality. As an added benefit, all MSWEE courses are taught in the evening, making the program convenient for both part-time and full-time students. All classes are also available through our E-Learning program.
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