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Environmental Science

Study the interactions of the physical, chemical, and biological components of the environment.

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Environmental Science

Environmental science is a multidisciplinary science curriculum. Emphasis is placed on preparing students to evaluate and guide environmental actions using sound science. Realistic, hands-on experiences enable students to apply scientific concepts and develop valuable field and laboratory skills. Graduates are working in many areas of environmental management for industries, environmental consulting companies, and regulatory agencies. Students completing all graduation requirements will earn a bachelor of science degree.

Coursework

The Environmental Science degree offers coursework including

  • General Biology and Botany
  • Chemistry
  • GIS/GPS
  • Environmental Policy and Management
  • Physics

Additionally, this program offers advanced coursework

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Soil Science and Hydrology
  • Geology
  • Ethics and Research

College Catalog

View or download the official college catalog for all course descriptions and degree requirements. 

Minors

The minor in Environmental Science provides students with a framework for understanding the role of environmental forces that shape human populations and society.

Real World Experience

From internships and research projects to travel and conferences, you’ll have many opportunities to conduct lab experiences, work with your peers and mentors in the biology field, and learn first-hand the breaking science research that's happening in the real world.

Study Abroad

Explore our study abroad programs and discover a world of opportunities that are sure to be the highlight of your college years.

Research

Working with a faculty mentor conducting research enriches the learning process and creates positive lifelong attributes.

Civic Engagement

Engage in civic-based projects and service-learning experiences and make a positive difference in the greater community.

Internships

Internships and field experiences give students the chance to learn through hands-on experiences beyond the classroom.

Keeping the Keystone Promise

Our pledge that within six months of graduating from Keystone College you will have received at least one job offer or been accepted into a transfer or graduate program.