Environmental Management B.S.Offered by: Department of Earth Sciences The Bachelor of Science of Environmental Science (B.S.E.S.) is an interdisciplinary degree within the School of Science that is offered in partnership with the Department of Public Health and the School of Liberal Arts.
Why choose this program?
This program prepares students for graduate studies and for a variety of careers with emphasis on investigation of the environment by federal and state agencies, industry, and consulting firms. The program allows flexibility to accommodate the needs and interests of all students.
The B.S.E.S. degree goes beyond those students interested in improving our environment, but engages students who want a college experience and career that crosses traditional boundaries.
What will you learn?
Understanding interactions between land, soil, and water is critical to ensuring environmental quality.The Environmental Management concentration prepares students who wish to focus on the management of pollution in the air, land, and water.
Students who complete this concentration have the theoretical foundation and applied skills needed to characterize hazards, track the fate and transport of pollutants, identify health and environmental effects of pollutants, and plan and manage programs to control environmental hazards.
What will you do?
The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management degree will provide students with a flexible, relevant, and current curriculum that will include opportunities for students who demonstrate a depth and breadth of knowledge in environmental theory and technology necessary to function at the environmental professional level in the industry.
The options allow students to focus more specifically on the assessment of pollution, policy and planning, or occupational safety and health. Students are prepared for careers in government, industry, and nonprofit agencies.
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