Get hands-on experience with scientific study of the environment, developing an understanding of Earth's ecosystems and how to preserve them for future generations.
Environmental science students have the unique opportunity to develop their knowledge across all principles of sustainability: economic, social and environmental. Our faculty members and their research also cover environmental ethics and environmental justice.
Build a solid foundation in science with a diverse knowledge of policy.
Take courses based on climate, energy, water resources or other specializations based on your scientific interests.
Beyond the Classroom
Conduct research alongside fellow students and professors. Field research is an essential part of our school's programs.
Learn from our large and diverse faculty with broad scientific expertise in a variety of specializations.
What You’ll Study
You will have the opportunity to address complex environmental problems incorporating critical social, policy, communications, economic and/or humanities components. The knowledge and understanding gained from multiple social and science disciplines are framed in an environmental context.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Breaking down complex problems or situations to identify patterns, connections and solutions
Analyzing and evaluating information to make informed decisions or judgments
Conducting experiments and analyzing data to gain new knowledge and insights in a scientific field
Identifying, analyzing and resolving problems or challenges using creative and effective strategies
Studying and improving complex systems to optimize performance and efficiency
Analyzing and synthesizing information to identify patterns and connections
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Environmental Scientist
- Climate Scientist
- Private Consultant
- Private Industries
- Field Work