Environmental Health and Water Quality Technology

Environmental and Pollution Control Technician focuses on the field of environmental safety and pollution control. Governmental agencies, health departments, and industry employ environmental health and pollution control technicians to monitor environmental pollution and pursue appropriate procedures to accomplish pollution abatement in the workplace and the surrounding environment. Participating in this program affords students an opportunity to receive instruction in environmental monitoring and abatement procedures, as well as in the latest laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to this course of study.

Program Name: 
Environmental Health & Water Quality Technology
Program Number: 
10-506-1
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Associate Degree
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Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$38,447

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