Gain a solid foundation to recognize the impacts of human activities on the environment.
The Gulf Oil Spill. Global Climate Change. Drought and Water Supply. These toipics illustrate the continuing need for environmental professionals with training in the natural sciences, social sciences, economics, and public policy. The Environmental Science (B.A.) program prepares students interestd in environmental problem solving by linking an understanding of natural science with socioeconomic factors and public policy. The curriculum combines an understanding of environmental science, chemistry, and biology with studies of social science, policy, and economics to provide a foundation for careers in environmental policy, resource management, education, environmental law, and related fields.