Water Quality Management Certificate


Students earning a certificate in Water Quality Management will:

  1. Be knowledgeable in physical, chemical, and microbiological water quality standards, the impact of discharging organic substances and ammonia into surface and ground waters.
  2. Understand lake limnology and the principles of water and wastewater treatment.
  3. Be knowledgeable in the carbonate cycle in water and equilibrium chemistry.
  4. Understand the principles of the movement and fate of chemicals and other contaminants in surface and groundwaters.