The Environmental Studies Program is an interdisciplinary program that will stimulate informed democratic citizenship in a global environment and enhance one’s knowledge of the complex and dynamic relationship between humans and the natural world. All students seeking an Environmental Studies degree should consult with the Environmental Studies Coordinator early in their college experience to ensure the most appropriate course of study to achieve their goals. The program includes a major and a minor.
- Develop a deeper understanding of the complex connections between environmental issues and their social, political, economic, scientific, and ethical underpinnings.
- Develop the critical thinking skills necessary to comprehend environmental issues.
- Prepare for professional success by engaging in Performance Learning through a senior capstone project in conjunction with either an internship or research experience.