Bachelor Programs in Environmental Science

Compare 93 Bachelor Programs in Environmental Science

Environmental Science

Bachelor Environmental Science degrees are undergraduate programs that involve the study of the relationship of the environment to life. Students will gain appropriate skills to meet the demanding environmental challenges of today. Courses studied in Bachelor Environmental Science programs include: geography, urban planning, environmental resource studies, architecture, and many more.

Generally, Bachelor Environmental Science degrees are awarded with another related discipline. Curriculum is heavily based in the physical sciences and many programs are now including courses on the role of humans and the physical environment. Bachelor Environmental Science programs are designed to prepare students for careers both scientifically and non-scientifically and graduates from this program work in a wide range of fields: business, engineering, forestry, urban planning, geology, health departments, automotive, etc. Furthermore, as the impact of human lives on the environment becomes increasingly important, career growth opportunities will also increase allowing for many job opportunities around the world.

Professionals with environmental knowledge are important as our world changes. Bachelor Environmental Science degree programs can help you gain the skills to become part of this rewarding field.  Take a look through the programs below to find the Bachelor Environmental Science program that can help you reach your goals!

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Bachelor in Marine Science

University of Tampa College of Natural and Health Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Tampa

The Marine Science Biology degree is one of the defining degrees at The University of Tampa and a pivotal double major to the Department of Biology. Drawing from general biological principles [+]

Bachelor of Science in Marine Science-Biology

The Marine Science Biology degree is one of the defining degrees at The University of Tampa and a pivotal double major to the Department of Biology. Drawing from general biological principles and very specific marine-related issues, the course of study includes substantial exposure to biological, chemical and physical aspects of marine science. Courses are geared towards experiential learning, with rich lab experiences, weekend field trips to remote locations like the Florida Keys, and even international travel courses.

Moreover, nearly half of the biology faculty is conducting research on marine organisms or systems, providing numerous opportunities for student research and other real-world experiences. Students graduating with this degree are exceptionally well prepared to enter the job market or to pursue graduate training in any specific field of marine science, from basic to applied.... [-]


Bachelor of Sciences

Lane Community College
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 USA Eugene + 1 more

Students preparing for transfer to a four-year college or university can choose from among a wide variety of offerings to meet their science general education requirements. Those planning to major in the physical or biological sciences will find the necessary courses to complete the first two years of their curriculum among the division's offerings. [+]

Students preparing for transfer to a four-year college or university can choose from among a wide variety of offerings to meet their science general education requirements. Those planning to major in the physical or biological sciences will find the necessary courses to complete the first two years of their curriculum among the division's offerings. This includes complete programs for those interested in the medically-oriented professions such as Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Veterinary Medicine. "The mission of the Science Division is to assist individuals to achieve their science education needs and goals." The Science Division offers courses and programs in: Anatomy and Physiology / Microbiology Biology Chemistry Earth and Environmental Science Physics and Astronomy The Science Division also supports a number of professional/technical programs including Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Respiratory Care, and Emergency Medical Technician. [-]

Bachelor of Marine Biology - taught in Spanish

University of Veracruz - Universidad Veracruzana
Campus July 2017 Mexico Veracruz

Note: This Bachelor of Marine Biology program is taught in Spanish only. El Programa de Biología Marina es reconocido por su calidad a través de la acreditación de calidad nacional efectuada por un organismo acreditador, reconocido por el Consejo para la Evaluación de la Educación Superior, COPAES, A. C. El Plan de Estudios y su Estructura Curricular, está comprendida con 350 créditos que, de acuerdo a los lineamientos de Control Escolar de los Programas Educativos MEIF, se cursan en un tiempo estándar de 7 Periodos (3.5 años) con un periodo corto de 5 (2.5 años) y un periodo largo de 11 (5.5 años). [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. Note: This Bachelor of Marine Biology program is taught in Spanish only. El Programa de Biología Marina es reconocido por su calidad a través de la acreditación de calidad nacional efectuada por un organismo acreditador, reconocido por el Consejo para la Evaluación de la Educación Superior, COPAES, A. C. El Plan de Estudios y su Estructura Curricular, está comprendida con 350 créditos que, de acuerdo a los lineamientos de Control Escolar de los Programas Educativos MEIF, se cursan en un tiempo estándar de 7 Periodos (3.5 años) con un periodo corto de 5 (2.5 años) y un periodo largo de 11 (5.5 años). Estándar Total de Créditos/50= Tiempo Estándar 350/50= 7 periodos Continuo Corto Tiempo Estándar se multiplica por 0.75 7 x 0.75= 5.25 periodos Continuo largo Tiempo Estándar se multiplica por 1.50 7 x 1.5= 10.5 periodos Los planes de estudio de Biología Marina coinciden en formar profesionales que atiendan los problemas sociales de cada región, sustentados en una formación integral que incluye asignaturas teórico-prácticas, básicas, disciplinarias y profesionalizantes. Las experiencias educativas que conforman los planes de estudio que se ofrecen, corresponden al área biológica (invertebrados, botánica, microbiología, etc.), química (química general, bioquímica, etc.), matemática (estadística, estadística multivariada, etc.), ecológica (ecología marina), física y general (administración, diseño y evaluación de proyectos, etc.). De manera general, se notan coincidencias en cuanto a las asignaturas básicas relacionadas con la diversidad biológica marina y con las matemáticas y química así como en las experiencias educativas integradoras (e.g. evolución).... [-]

Civil and Environmental Engineering

University of South Carolina
Campus September 2017 USA Columbia

The USC Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is at the forefront of education and research, expanding in areas such as hurricane and earthquake design, sustainable development, intelligent transportation systems, high-performance and novel materials characterization, bioelectrical remediation, life-cycle analyses, nondestructive evaluation, and cardiovascular flow. [+]

The innovative, dynamic work of civil and environmental engineers can be seen everywhere in today's world. Civil and environmental engineers analyze, plan, design, and build structures such as buildings, bridges, and dams; infrastructure systems for transportation; water resources and natural hazard protection; and environmental control and remediation of both the natural and constructed environment. The USC Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is at the forefront of education and research, expanding in areas such as hurricane and earthquake design, sustainable development, intelligent transportation systems, high-performance and novel materials characterization, bioelectrical remediation, life-cycle analyses, nondestructive evaluation, and cardiovascular flow. While working on their degree, USC civil and environmental engineering undergraduate students also have the opportunity to participate in research projects and work with graduate students and professors as research assistants. Research projects stem from the five areas of civil and environmental engineering and are often conducted by multidisciplinary teams and researchers of different backgrounds. Civil and environmental engineers enjoy high salaries and have a multitude of employment opportunities. Our graduates are prepared to enter the job market with federal, state, and municipal agencies; with private consulting firms involved with aspects of planning, design, construction, or environmental sustainability; and with the development of facilities, resources, and environmental control for industrial development. Areas of Study Environmental Engineering Here we focus on improving the environmental quality of air, water, and soils, including physical and biochemical remediation and treatment, sustainable construction, modeling of environmental systems, solid and hazardous waste control, air pollution control and drinking... [-]

Biology at Wells

Wells College
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Aurora

The biology major at Wells guarantees every student a well-rounded experience in the discipline through active laboratory time, close faculty attention and assistance, self-designed research projects, hands-on learning at every level, and the [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. The biology major at Wells guarantees every student a well-rounded experience in the discipline through active laboratory time, close faculty attention and assistance, self-designed research projects, hands-on learning at every level, and the knowledge of how to write and present work for a professional audience. With the assistance of professors, students discover where their unique interests lie through a great deal of participatory work both inside and outside of class, and they build exceptional research and writing skills over the course of their academic careers. What Students Study Students choosing this major will develop their knowledge—and excitement—about the field with courses in genetics, ecology, taxonomy, morphology, physiology, molecular and cellular biology and ecological and behavioral biology. Wells’ liberal arts emphasis means that you’ll learn to apply the frameworks of many other disciplines as well, leading to a more thorough and adaptable biology education. Here are some of our popular courses: Vertebrate Zoology: examines the classification, comparative morphology, and evolution of vertebrates; includes demonstrations and dissections of selected vertebrates (A popular class for those wishing to study veterinary medicine!) Microbiology: uses bacterial lab techniques and DNA technology to explore the structure, physiology, and genetics of microorganisms and their application to foods and medicine Introduction to Genomics and Bioinformatics: covers new tools and information for obtaining information available in the age of gene sequencing and analysis Various “topics in biology” classes relate to the interests of students, giving students a topical, specialized look into fields such as horticulture,... [-]

Bachelor in Sustainability Science and Engineering

Tunghai University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Taiwan Taichung

Education Goals: To develop the ability to deal with cultural diversity in global enterprises and industry. To advocate character development in the framework of liberal arts, Science and Engineering education. [+]

Education Goals To develop the ability to deal with cultural diversity in global enterprises and industry. To advocate character development in the framework of liberal arts, Science and Engineering education. To enhance self-expression, communication, and confidence in the diversified environment To enhance global competitiveness for further academic study and professional development. Train students in understanding critical factors that impact the sustainability of human institutions, organizations, cultures, and technologies in various social, natural, and built environments. Core Competencies Business project or sustainability project analysis. Blingual and cross-cultural communication. Teamwork. Charisma and leadership. Special Features of the Program Cultivates leaders with a global environmental vision. Emphasizes an English language focus centered on policy, scientific and engineering communication skills. Focuses on problems that transcend state and national borders, yet also have local relevance. Develops scientific, engineering, and policy skills that seek to turn resources into effective environmental action. Provides summer Industrial/onsite internship opportunities both locally and abroad and invites profession practitioners to offer career advice. Designs exclusively English-based evening activities and clubs. Establishes comprehensive English learning environments and hands-on advising. Appoints a full-time American Teaching Assistant to help students with their required courses. Offers a unique all-English taught general education curriculum. Collaborates with partner schools in Europe and America to offer 2+2 and 3+2 dual-degree programs. Future Options 1.Further Academic Study Students are encouraged to pursue master and doctoral degrees for careers in business, research, industry, government or education. THU has collaborated with overseas partner universities to offer 3+2 dual-degree programs allowing International... [-]

Bachelor Degree in Geological, Natural and Environmental Sciences

University of Camerino
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Camerino

The course is designed to train professional experts in geo-environmental analysis, management of the environment and territory by a sustainable approach for the protection of biodiversity, reduction of risks arising from improper use of natural resources through a cross-disciplinary and systemic environment. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. Degree with a major in: NATURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES 
Degree with a major in: GEOLOGY The course is designed to train professional experts in geo-environmental analysis, management of the environment and territory by a sustainable approach for the protection of biodiversity, reduction of risks arising from improper use of natural resources through a cross-disciplinary and systemic environment. Program Pre-Requisites / documents to be provided for pre evaluation: High-school diploma that states the requirements  for access to university education, i.e. conferred on completion of a minimum of 12 years of education Certificate of academic eligibility if required by your home country  (ex. for Chinese students GAOKAO certificate with min. score 380, for Greek students APOLITYRION) International English Language certificate (Cambridge; IELTS; TOEFL/TOEIC min level B1) For detailed information about application process, fees and scholarship please contact us. [-]

Bachelor of Business and Environmental Science

James Cook University Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years July 2017 Singapore

It is well recognised that businesses must have robust environmental strategies to succeed in the 21st century. Chief Executive Officers have to consider carbon footprints, sustainable practices, global climate change, and waste management issues. [+]

It is well recognised that businesses must have robust environmental strategies to succeed in the 21st century. Chief Executive Officers have to consider carbon footprints, sustainable practices, global climate change, and waste management issues. These are environmentally sensitive issues which have resulted in an increase of related legislation. In addition, some business activities require a knowledge of the environment. In the aquaculture industry, for example, biological knowledge is required to raise fish, prawns, algae and other crops. But there is no substitute for a good business plan. The benefit of this degree is that it gives you the knowledge and skill to do both. This multi-disciplinary program uses the university's strengths in business, environmental and marine science. Students are provided with core knowledge and training in the application of business and environmental principles. The course provides a fundamental background in business, environmental and marine sciences that is essential for a holistic approach to business operations. Subjects Course Structure 12 business + 12 science subjects Business Subjects Accounting for Decision Making Economics for Sustainable Business Business, Environment and Society in the Tropics Contemporary Business Communications Managing People Plus 4 Business level 2 subjects and 4 Level 3 subjects Science Subjects Introduction to Biodiversity Environmental Processes and Global Change Introduction to Sustainability Statistics and Data Analysis 1 Introduction to Environmental Economics Marine Ecology and Environmental Assessment Plus 2 Science level 2 subjects and 4 level 3 subjects Electives Introduction to Aquaculture The Case for Sustainability Sustainable Aquaculture Environmental Impact Assessment Sustainability in... [-]

BEng Energy and Environmental Engineering

University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom Swansea

With the world’s population is set to reach nine billion in 2050, obtaining enough clean water, air, land, food and energy becomes even more difficult an issue for modern society. Our Energy and Environmental Engineering degree equips graduates with the skills and knowledge to be 21st century engineers prepared to meet the environmental challenges of industry and society. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. With the world’s population is set to reach nine billion in 2050, obtaining enough clean water, air, land, food and energy becomes even more difficult an issue for modern society. Our Energy and Environmental Engineering degree equips graduates with the skills and knowledge to be 21st century engineers prepared to meet the environmental challenges of industry and society. Course Overview The BEng Energy and Environmental Engineering programme is intended to provide students with a thorough grounding in mechanical engineering science and then apply this to the environment. In addition, students will develop knowledge in a suitable range of manufacturing processes and materials. The programme will also consider environmental aspects of design and technology and will enable students to gain a range of skills, relevant to a broad range of employment opportunities. Key Features Everyone is a student of the University of Life however some of the lessons learnt can take a long time to be recognised and understood. Studying for a degree is a means of identifying where problems exist in any given industry and the understanding how potential solutions, learnt through a programme of study, can help to avoid or mitigate the effects of these problems. A structured programme allows a student to build upon lessons learnt and reflect upon the impacts of decisions made. [-]

Bachelor Environmental Sciences

Leuphana University of Luneburg
Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Lüneburg

The natural resources are becoming increasingly scarce. In the last 200 years in the wake of the economic and social development of many energy sources over their [+]

MAJOR The natural resources are becoming increasingly scarce. In the last 200 years, many energy sources have been stressed beyond their point of regeneration in the wake of the economic and social development. As a student of environmental science to analyze the causes of environmental problems in economic and social behavior of people and learn to develop new sustainable solutions. ONLINE APPLICATION The online application is available from mid-May 2015. Find out in advance about the entry requirements and the special admission procedure at Leuphana College. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE STUDY The Bachelor of Environmental Sciences focuses on methods and techniques that make it possible to integrate the environmental, economic and social needs of a society so that a sustainable, long term viable and sensible long-term development is possible. As a student of environmental sciences examine problems from the perspective of different, complementary disciplines - for example, from a sociological, environmental and economic perspective. The basis of studying knowledge of methodological approaches of the social and natural sciences. Similarly, you acquire communication and design skills, work with models and statistics, but also conduct research in the laboratory or in the field. STUDY ABROAD ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES During her studies at the College of Environmental Sciences University of Lüneburg, you can gain international experience. In addition semester abroad as part of an Erasmus exchange, you have the option to switch to the undergraduate program Environmental and Sustainability Studies. By switching you can start your study of environmental sciences an integrated year abroad in Sweden... [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Sciences

University Of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 USA Green Bay + 1 more

The Environmental Sciences major prepares students to analyze, understand, and solve environmental problems. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. The Environmental Science major prepares students to analyze, understand, and solve environmental problems. The program of study in the Environmental Science major is interdisciplinary, emphasizing an integrated approach to knowledge in the field. Because the study of environmental problems requires a sound understanding of scientific principles, the Environmental Science major is grounded in the natural sciences and mathematics. The curriculum includes a social science component, enabling students to gain an understanding of environmental economic and policy issues. Field experiences, internships and practicums are emphasized. This major helps to develop the following skills and abilities: formulate and interpret models that describe environmental processes facility with laboratory and field instrumentation, software for statistical analysis and modeling, taxonomic keys, and other practical skills design and implement research strategies and procedures to collect, organize, evaluate, and interpret data that characterize environmental systems characterize and analyze human impacts on the environment design and evaluate strategies, technologies and methods for remediation of degraded environments design and evaluate strategies for sustainable management of environmental systems access and manage data resources applicable to environmental processes and management This major is designed for students who are seriously interested in environmental concerns and studies. Students who plan to pursue this major should emphasize science and mathematics in their course work. Courses in biology, chemistry, geoscience, physics, and mathematics provide the needed background. While many universities are just beginning to recognize the need for environmental science programs, UW-Green Bay has nearly 40 years of teaching and research... [-]

Bachelor in Environmental and Agricultural Management

International Business College Mitrovica (IBCM)
Campus Full time Part time October 2017 Kosovo Mitrovica

The IBCM Environmental and Agricultural Management (EAM) programme provides students with an interdisciplinary experience in the management of critical environmental issues such as agricultural production, biodiversity, natural resources and renewable energy. [+]

Bachelor in Environmental and Agricultural Management The IBCM Environmental and Agricultural Management (EAM) programme provides students with an interdisciplinary experience in the management of critical environmental issues such as agricultural production, biodiversity, natural resources and renewable energy. As an EAM student, you will gain real-world insights into modern environmental and agro-business practices and trends, providing you with the skills you need for a successful career. International and accredited degrees The programme is taught in English and is based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). The courses are internationally recognized and transferable. IBCM offers two qualifications: Bachelor degree: 3.5 years (equivalent to 210 ECTS) Academy Professional (AP) degree: 2 years (equivalent to 120 ECTS). All IBCM students receive a double degree. This means that you will get a diploma from IBCM and a diploma from our partner institution, Lillebaelt Academy for Professional Higher Education in Denmark. Graduates from the IBCM EAM programme can also gain an additional degree accredited by our partner the Union Nikola Tesla University in Belgrade, with the official title of “Analyst for Environmental Protection”. By writing four additional exams students can receive a Union diploma in the Protection of Environment and Ecology (worth 180 ECTS). Real work experience You will complete two three-month, full-time internships during your fourth and seventh semester of study, ensuring that you have the real-world skills to succeed in your career. Rich and varied study programme The EAM department offers a holistic and multi-disciplinary course, covering management as well as key environmental... [-]

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Studies

Goodwin College
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA East Hartford

Explore and appreciate the natural world at Goodwin College. In our bachelor’s degree program in Environmental Studies you will develop the essential skills needed to become an effective advocate and participate in environmental protection. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. Become an Advocate for Environmental Protection Explore and appreciate the natural world at Goodwin College. In our bachelor’s degree program in Environmental Studies you will develop the essential skills needed to become an effective advocate and participate in environmental protection. The Connecticut River Is Your Classroom Goodwin College is located on 900 acres of riverfront property. Our campus setting enables students to spend time in the field, conducting real research and learning the technical aspects of the field first-hand. Our Environmental Studies program provides technical training for in‑demand careers while focusing on the scientific aspects of environmental stewardship. Customize Your Degree Students have the opportunity to customize their degree by choosing from two distinct tracks: Environmental Health River Studies In-Demand Careers As a graduate of this program are prepared to work in industries like education, professional consulting, health services, manufacturing, public administration, and other professional settings. Our bachelor’s degree program in Environmental Studies will prepare you to work in in-demand careers like: Environmental Health Track Environmental Health Specialists Environmental Scientists Materials Scientists Geoscientists River Studies Track Forest Scientists Conservation Scientists Environmental Monitoring Technicians Environmental Protection Specialists Flexible Scheduling For your convenience, you can take classes on-campus, online or in a hybrid format. Whether you are interested in attending full- or part-time, this is the degree for you! Program Outcomes Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to: Evaluate human activities and their impact on global environmental systems. Understand interdisciplinary/multidisciplinary approaches to environmental... [-]

Environmental And Sanitary Engineering

UNESC
Campus Full time 5 years March 2018 Brazil Criciúma

The academic part of the Environmental Management Program and Sustainable Development through courses and seminars within and outside the University. [+]

Differentials The academic part of the Environmental Management Program and Sustainable Development through courses and seminars within and outside the University. Encouraging entrepreneurship through the opening room for new leadership, the reproduction of real business situations advice and encouragement to work. highly qualified faculty with doctors, teachers and specialists who work in important environmental segments of the region. Sanitation infrastructure with laboratories, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Physical Chemistry, Engineering, Computer Science, Geosciences, Microbiology, Ecotoxicology Applied Cartography and GIS. Partnerships with numerous companies, hospitals, municipalities, foundations, institutions and industries, and even partnership with the Italian University Ca 'Foscari di Venezia and Scientific University South Del Lima - Peru and the University of Santiago de Compostela - Spain. Facilities for the completion of the course The student integrates the course activities may participate in research programs in related technical areas, which present Scientific Initiation scholarship programs and also in programs linked to Article 170. Additionally, you may rely on studies of funding programs, such as Credit Pravaler whose simulation of the monthly fee can be made directly on the site Unesc. What you will learn Receive necessary conditions for the practical application of what he sees in theory, through consultancies provided to companies, public and private institutions, municipalities, unions, associations, industries, businesses and NGOs. Have technical tools to advise and implement ideas and solutions to environmental problems. You learn to spread the use of techniques of Environmental and Sanitary Engineering. Design and monitor the implementation of works of sanitation infraesturutra. Know deploy Environmental... [-]

Environmental Engineering

Universidade de Caxias do Sul
Campus Full time 5 years March 2018 Brazil Caxias do Sul

Research, planning, design and management issues related to triad man / environment / development. Private enterprise, public, local, state and federal agencies, both in the implementation of projects, plans and preventive actions and / or depleting the environmental impacts from human activities and the activities of supervision. Consulting and advisory services. Studies, develops and uses ... [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Science. Environmental Engineering Research, planning, design and management issues related to triad man / environment / development. Playing field Private enterprise, public, local, state and federal agencies, both in the implementation of projects, plans and preventive actions and / or depleting the environmental impacts from human activities and the activities of supervision. Consulting and advisory services. What does the professional Studies, develops and uses specific technologies to reduce the negative effects of human action on the environment. Conducts studies of environmental impact and preserving the quality of water, air and soil. Prepare and implement plans, programs and project management of water resources, sanitation, waste treatment and recovery of contaminated and degraded areas. It deals also with the practice of sustainable development. Course objectives The Environmental Engineering course aims to form a professional able to predict, analyze and address the environmental impacts caused by human action, being able to offer solutions to prevent or minimize their adverse effects on the environment, and manage, plan and execute actions related the triad: society, economy and environment. Profile engresso Given the profile outlined for all graduates of the University of Caxias do Sul for which should converge the training process of the different courses of this institution; Engineer formed by the Environmental Engineering course at UCS should have solid training both in the areas of basic knowledge, as in the areas of vocational training. These general characteristics should assign specific responsibilities to apply, develop and enhance knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary... [-]