Free Online Environmental Engineering Courses from Top Universities

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Environmental engineering courses are offered for free at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Students can access course materials through MIT's OpenCourseWare.
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Free Environmental Engineering Courses

Interested students can gain a free education in the field of environmental engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Non-credit courses in this area of study include water and wastewater treatment, in addition to engineering and groundwater hydrology.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MIT offers plenty of options for studying environmental engineering. These free courses will teach students about specific environmental processes, as well as computing and data analysis for environmental applications.

Free Online Environmental Engineering Courses At a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Groundwater Hydrology course from MIT Graduate Texts/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Chemicals in the Environment: Fate and Transport course from MIT Graduate Text/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Water and Wastewater Treatment and Engineering course from MIT Graduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Ecology I: The Earth System course from MIT Undergraduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Computing and Data Analysis for Environmental Applications course from MIT Undergraduate Lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Transport Processes in the Environment course from MIT Undergraduate Lecture notes Yes No Yes
Environmental Engineering Project course from MIT Graduate Projects Yes No Yes
Mechanics of Material Systems: An Energy Approach course from MIT Undergraduate/graduate Lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Water Quality Control course from MIT Graduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings course from MIT Undergraduate Textbook Yes Yes Yes
Water Resource Systems course from MIT Graduate Lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Microbiology course from MIT Graduate Textbook/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Ecology II: Engineering for Sustainability course from MIT Undergraduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Engineering Applications of Geographic Information Systems course from MIT Graduate Lecture notes/labs Yes Yes Yes
Water and Sanitation Infrastructure in Developing Countries course from MIT Graduate Textbooks/lecture notes Yes No Yes

Popular Schools

  • Online Programs Available
    1. Southern New Hampshire University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA in Sustainability & Environmental Compliance
      • MBA in Engineering Management
    Bachelor's
      • BS Environmental Science
  • Online Programs Available
    2. Ashford University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MBA - Environmental Management
    Bachelor's
      • B.A. - Environmental Studies
  • Online Programs Available
    3. Kaplan University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Environmental Policy
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor: Environmental Policy and Management
  • Online Programs Available
    4. Johns Hopkins University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Master of Science in Energy Policy and Climate
  • Online Programs Available
    5. Northcentral University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • PhD in Business Admin - Management of Engineering and Technology
      • Doctor of Business Admin - Management of Engineering and Technology
      • PhD-TIM - Engineering Management
    Master's
      • MSTIM - Engineering Management
      • MBA - Management of Engineering and Technology
  • Philadelphia, PA

    University of Pennsylvania

  • Online Programs Available
    7. Penn Foster High School

    Program Options

    High School Diploma
      • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
      • HS Diploma
  • Stanford, CA

    Stanford University

  • Online Programs Available
    9. Colorado Technical University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Doctorate: Management - Environmental & Social Sustainability

Featured Schools

The schools and programs listed below are popular educational options, and tuition varies based on program and location

Southern New Hampshire University

  • MBA in Sustainability & Environmental Compliance
  • MBA in Engineering Management
  • BS Environmental Science

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Ashford University

  • MBA - Environmental Management
  • B.A. - Environmental Studies

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Kaplan University

  • MS in Environmental Policy
  • Bachelor: Environmental Policy and Management

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Johns Hopkins University

  • Master of Science in Energy Policy and Climate

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Northcentral University

  • PhD in Business Admin - Management of Engineering and Technology
  • Doctor of Business Admin - Management of Engineering and Technology
  • MSTIM - Engineering Management
  • MBA - Management of Engineering and Technology

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Penn Foster High School

  • Penn Foster High School with Early College Courses
  • HS Diploma

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