2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

ENSC 50753 Environmental Management Systems

Prerequisites: ENSC 50703, and major field of study within the College of Science & Engineering with 60 hours of coursework completed; or graduate enrollment in SCEE; or permission of instructor. This course is designed to provide an overview of environmental management systems (EMS) and how EMS can support environmental improvements at facilities that are subject to environmental regulations. At the completion of the course, students will have an understanding of how an EMS allows an organization to systematically manage its environmental and health safety matters. Students will also understand the state and federal requirements for an EMS and how an EMS compares with ISO14001 certification.