Bachelor of Science
The B.S. Biology- Environmental Biology is designed for students wishing to pursue careers as naturalists, field biologists, environmental educators and other allied fields. The curriculum includes a set of core courses giving the student the essentials of current biological knowledge as well as electives that increase the opportunities for practical experience with field work and student-driven research.
Student Learning Goals:
• Provide students with a solid foundation in biological, ecological and evolutionary principles that apply to the field of environmental biology
• Provide students with knowledge of the real-world applications of environmental biology in addressing critical environmental issues
• Provide students with specialized practical experience through service-learning, independent research and internship opportunities.
• Prepare students for a variety of career and advanced study choices
Extensive field and research component in local natural areas.
Natural resource conservation
Natural history and interpretation