Environmental Science Program Objectives

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science, graduates will be able to:

  1. Solve environmental problems by integrating knowledge from the natural and social sciences.
  2. Evaluate the effects of humans on the biosphere.
  3. Apply field and laboratory research skills and techniques to the investigation of scientific questions.
  4. Evaluate environmental issues and advances using scientific literature.
  5. Communicate scientific findings in written and oral formats appropriate to the specific audience.
  6. Conduct himself or herself in a manner consistent with the professional and ethical standards of the discipline.
  7. Practice environmental stewardship.
  8. Apply academic preparation to professional experiences outside the classroom.