Afternoon Session of FE Exam -
Civil Discipline

Environmental Engineering Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Environmental Engineering portion of the afternoon, Civil Discipline examination:

A. Water quality (ground and surface)
B. Air quality
C. Solid/hazardous waste
D. Sanitary sewer system loads
E. Basic tests (e.g., water, wastewater, air)
F. Environmental regulations
G. Water treatment and wastewater treatment (e.g., primary, secondary, tertiary)

The Environmental Engineering portion covers approximately 12% of the afternoon session test content.