Environmental Science

What it's all about

Environmental Science is designed for students who want to work in a laboratory or field settings. The program requires basic science as well as upper-level math. The major includes classwork, field work and internships. The program really depends on the student's aptitudes, professional goals and willingness to participate in laboratory and field work.

You might take classes such as:

  •  Cultural Ecology
  •  Urbanization and Development
  •  Watershed Assesment
  •  Introduction to Environmental Engineering
  •  Exploring Environmental Issues

Graduates of this major go on to:

  •  research in labs
  •  attend graduate schools
  •  jobs with the government and regulatory agencies
  •  jobs with corporate firms as a consultant, planner, engineer or analyst