Environmental Science Program Outcomes

Knowledge of Environmental Science

  • The well-prepared ES major must build a broad base of knowledge in cell biology, genetics, physiology, ecology, zoology, biochemistry, chemistry, physics and possibly geology. The major should be able to integrate knowledge from several basic sciences as they specialize in their chosen area.

Proficiency in ES Lab Practices

  • Proper training in ES requires laboratory proficiency. Students should be able to be proficient in basic laboratory techniques and collection and analysis of data.

Communication of ES Knowledge and Ability

  • The well-trained ES major should be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, about environmental concepts.