B.S. Environmental Science

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The B.S. in Environmental Science encompasses the study of natural environmental systems and the interaction of humans with these systems.  It includes a strong foundation in the basic sciences, requiring core content in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, Earth sciences, and environmental policy.  Upper-level coursework builds lab, field, communication, and computational skills. Students will be encouraged to create a focused pathway of electives that matches their interests and career goals. This degree program will prepare students for careers in environmental consulting, conservation, environmental sustainability, and environmental education.  It will also provide a strong base for students interested in pursuing graduate programs and careers in environmental policy, environmental law, medicine, and other master’s and Ph.D. programs in environmentally related disciplines.  

Major Requirements

Suggested Four Year Plan

For more information contact Dr. Samantha Wilson  - samantha.wilson@eas.gatech.edu