water and environmental technology at
thaddeus stevens college

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection requires that operators of drinking water and waster treatment facilities are certified. Certification is obtained through a combination of exams and operating systems.

  • Completion of an approved associates degree program significantly reduces the number of years of operating experience required for certification.
  • The associates degree program has been designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for successful completion of Department of Environmental Protection examinations.