Environmental Science Minor

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

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You'll work closely with faculty and your fellow students in field work.

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You'll get your feet wet surveying the enviroment.

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You'll do extensive field work, learning how to safely study our environment.

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What You’ll Learn

Through a curriculum that reaches from ecology to biology to environmental law, environmental science minors develop the conceptual knowledge and technical skills necessary to address environmental problems.

Paired with your courses in other science majors the minor helps you develop a broader understanding of our impact on the world around us.

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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.Oscar Pecca-Perez, ‘17

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Last Updated 11/20/18

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