University at Albany

M.S. in Environmental and Sustainability Engineering

Program Description

Secure the advanced skills and technical depth to protect human health and the environment through the Master of Science in Environmental and Sustainable Engineering (ESE) program at UAlbany. You will acquire deep knowledge in one of four concentration areas: water and wastewater, air quality, human health and the environment, and sustainable engineering. Through coursework and research, you will be equipped with the expertise and experience to make an immediate impact in the workforce.

Focus Areas

  • Environmental Physical and Chemical Processes
  • Biological Treatment Processes
  • Sustainable Air Pollution Management
  • Nonpoint Source Pollution Engineering
  • Address problems of societal significance in areas including water and wastewater, air quality and control
  • Energy and environment
  • Human health and the environment
  • Sustainable development

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental
  • Health
  • Safety and Sustainability Director
  • Green Building Engineer
  • Water Project Manager
  • Environmental Engineering Consultant
  • Global Sustainability
  • Data and Analytics Director

Target audience


Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

Bachelor’s Degree

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes