Vermilion Community College
1900 E. Camp St.
Ely, MN 55731

Toll-Free: (800) 657-3608
Local: (218) 365-7200

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Vermilion Community College


Water Operations

Vermilion Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 35
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This program trains students to work in areas related to environmental protection and public health. Two program options are available: pollution control and hydrology. Pollution control students may find employment in public health; engineering; pollution control; public and private water and waste water treatment systems; environmental laboratory work; and government water resource agencies. Specific areas include operation, laboratory, instrumentation, treatment, equipment maintenance, resource management and economics, and environmental consulting firms.

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