Environmental Science student in the lab

The Environmental Science degree prepares you to understand, protect, and preserve our world's natural resources. Students explore challenges to sustainability through a scientific lens and gain the knowledge and skills to create innovative solutions. The Environmental Science major pairs science courses with electives in ethics and environmental policy to explore the social and political aspects of the environment. Environmental science is a rapidly growing field, and our graduates are in-demand for careers at government agencies, nonprofit groups, public health organizations, and industry.