The Environmental Studies program examines the interplay and development of environmental issues from local to global arenas. This interdisciplinary major draws from ethics, the humanities, the sciences, and the social sciences to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the complexity of environmental and sustainability issues. Environmental Studies students choose a concentration in environmental policy or urban environmentalism.
Industries and communities grapple with how to respond to environmental challenges in equitable and sustainable ways. As a graduate skilled in the consideration and analysis of environmental issues in a variety of contexts, you will be prepared to launch a career in one of the world's most in demand sectors.