Environmental Science Mission Statement

The Environmental Science major is intended for students preparing for environmentally related professional careers. The course work includes a basic foundation in biological and physical sciences with emphasis on chemistry, ecology and industrial applications. The degree could lead to careers in climate science, meteorology, sustainability, water quality specialist, hydrology, environmental engineering, pollution control, and waste management. Job opportunities are available in environmental consulting firms, public utility companies, municipalities, state and federal environmental agencies, and universities.