Learn about environmental protection and the sustainability of natural resources.
Why Study Environmental Science?
Connect one-on-one with faculty, fellow students, and other professionals through classroom instruction, hands-on learning, and internships:
- Evaluate and guide environmental actions using sound science.
- Learn to apply scientific concepts and develop valuable field and laboratory skills.
- Participate in fieldwork as a way to prepare for the real world challenges that face those entering the workforce in environmental science.
- Gain experience in the field by completing internships for local businesses and industries.
- Pursue careers in a variety of public service and private industry environments.
Receive personalized attention and top-notch instruction in a supportive environment:
- Our Stairs to Success developmental plan for success will guide you through your time at Keystone.
- 92% of students receive financial aid.
- Over 150 scholarships are awarded yearly.
Keystone student-to-faculty ratio
increase in jobs over the next 10 years
Median annual salary for environmental careers
What can I do with an Environmental Science degree?
Graduates of the program will be prepared to work in many areas of environmental management for various industries, environmental consulting companies, and regulatory agencies.
- Environmental Scientist/Engineer
- Environmental Consultant
- Environmental Project Engineer
- Research Scientist
- PA American Water Company
- Ducks Unlimited
- Earthbox, Inc.
- Quantum Analytical & Environmental Laboratories
From internships and experiential learning opportunities to travel and conferences, you’ll have many opportunities to conduct real-world experiences, work with your peers and mentors in your chosen field, and learn first-hand the latest skills to succeed in the real world.
Participate in a foundational experience focused in the environmental sciences through extensive classroom instruction, guided laboratory experiences, and independent research experiences.
Connect with professionals through hands-on learning and internships such as: Thomas Darling Preserve, PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), and the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
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