Learn how to better understand ecological principles that regulate our planet’s life-support systems, including environmentally-related problems and sustainability. The Ecology and Environmental Sciences minor addresses these topics and more.
In addition to the Ecology and Environmental Sciences minor, the Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics offers courses in Environmental Sciences designed to fulfill General Education requirements and prerequisites for majors and minors in other departments.
Students who complete an Ecology and Environmental Sciences minor are able to apply their skills to fields such as:
- Academia (research and teaching)
- Civil engineering
- Environmental education
- Environmental policy
- Environmentally sustainable businesses
- Natural resource management
- Public health