About the Program
Biological Science: Natural Sciences - Environmental Biology
The Environmental Biology concentration offers a rigorous program of study in science related to the environment. This major is designed to provide students with a foundation in cellular biology, whole organism, evolutionary biology and environmental science, ecology as well as in chemistry and mathematics. The Environmental Biology concentration major emphasizes an education in core scientific principles, critical reading and writing skills, and the ability to understand, apply and communicate scientific concepts and results.
Students pursuing the environmental biology degree develop an excellent background in the field of environmental biology. The students will learn useful techniques such as sampling methodology, global positioning, and global information systems (GPA/GIS). Environmental biology majors will explore applied aspects of the scientific theory.
Graduates will be able to pursue an environmental biologist career in a variety of public service and private industry environments.
Environmental Biology degree is approved for TAA / WIA funding.