Water Quality Technology

Program Number: 10-527-2
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Online
This program is eligible for financial aid

Receive top-of-the-line education and training needed to become a water tech expert through the Water Quality Technology program at Moraine Park.

About the Program

Water quality issues are continuing to increase in the country—and so are career opportunities in the water technology industry. Moraine Park’s Water Quality Technology program prepares students for a rewarding technical career through hands-on training and industry expertise. 

What You'll Learn

Through targeted instruction and an on-the-job internship, students learn how to test, analyze and improve operational procedures at water treatment facilities. The online Water Quality Technology program gives students confidence to determine and employ optimization strategies for water treatment processes.

Number Title Crs
Semester 1
103-159 Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office 1
527-100 Introduction to Wastewater Treatment 3
527-130 Groundwater Supply and Distribution 3
801-136 English Composition 1 3
804-107 College Mathematics 3
890-101 College 101 2
Total 15
 
Semester 2
527-103 Conventional Wastewater Treatment 3
527-111 Water Chemistry 4
527-131 Surface Water Supply and Treatment 3
801-1xx Communication Course 3
809-1xx Social Science Course 3
Total 16
 
Semester 3
527-105 Advanced Wastewater Treatment Processes 4
527-120 Hydraulics of Water and Wastewater 3
527-129 Utility Management 3
527-136 Equipment Maintenance and Instrumentation 4
809-1xx Behavioral Science Course 3
Total 17
 
Semester 4
527-125 Industrial Wastes 3
527-150 Advanced Water Treatment 3
527-171 Water Quality Internship 3
 - OR - 
527-173 Water Quality Research 3
809-195 Economics 3
Total 12
 
Required Elective Credits 3
Total Credits 63
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