Water Technology

Certificate program at Bay College

Water specialist collecting samples

Why Water Technology?

The Water Technology certificate program at Bay College is intended to train entry-level maintenance operators and laboratory technicians for jobs with municipalities and industries involved with control and prevention of water pollution. The Certificate in Water Technology will ladder into the Associate in Applied Science in Water Resource Management Degree. A water career has a top placement rate!


Certificate Options
Certificate/DegreeCompletion CreditsContact Hours
Water Technology (Certificate)39.00

Career Opportunities

There is a shortage of trained, quality water professionals across the country with the appropriate education and required skills to fill the increasing need of positions within the industry. Students completing a certificate in Water Technology can obtain a career as a:

  • Water Maintenance Operator
  • Water/Wastewater Specialist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Entrepreneur

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