Environmental Studies Minor

On land, in the air, or in the water, we study the environment, its makeup and its challenges.

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You'll get to work in the field as well as the classroom.

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Gain hands-on experiences, in both field and laboratory settings.

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You'll work closely with your classmates and the faculty.

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What You’ll Learn

You'll get a variety of scientific, social, economic, political and literary perspectives on environmental issues.

Our minor helps you develop a broader understanding of our impact on the world around us, which will help you bring that perspective into the workforce.

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Last Updated 4/19/22

I really enjoy the welcoming atmosphere that the faculty and staff provides the students. They always make themselves available to help and are very supportive, no matter what it is you want to study.