Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Supported Degree Objectives


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • MS in Environmental and Ecological Engineering (MSEEE)
  • Non Degree

Required Supporting Documents


  • Transcripts
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose
    • Essay of approximately 300-500 words stating clearly and succinctly the reason for seeking graduate study in Environmental and Ecological Engineering at Purdue University, the applicant's career goals, and research interests. The applicant may include information about any unique circumstances, special abilities, awards, achievements, scholarly publications, or professional history that are relevant to the admission decision.
  • Resume
  • Diversity Essay

English Proficiency Requirements


Master's Degree Program Requirements


  • Completion of a baccalaureate degree at a college or university of recognized standing
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)

Doctoral Degree Program Requirements


  • Must have completed a Master's degree or equivalent coursework in an appropriate discipline.
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)

Application Deadlines


  • Fall Spring Summer
    December 15 September 15 No Entry U.S. Citizen
    December 15 September 15 No Entry International

Program Contact Information


  • Name Cresta Cates
    Phone 765-496-0545
    Email catesc@purdue.edu
    Web Program Website
    Address Graduate Office
    Environmental and Ecological Engineering
    Purdue University
    500 Central Drive
    West Lafayette, IN 47907
    USA

Additional Information


  • Current master’s students wishing to move to a doctoral degree program in this same graduate program will not be required to submit a new application.
Purdue West Lafayette campus