Bachelor Programs in Environmental Studies

Compare 73 Bachelor Programs in Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies is one of the most relevant degree courses in the modern age and also one of the most important. It has become everyone’s concern on how human activities have degraded the quality of our natural environments. The newly designed BA Environmental Studies degree program is now offered to students from across the world. The course is available in various universities for you to enroll now. It is geared towards preparing students who can dynamically take up the career paths in line with the 21st century and in accordance to the new environmental rules. From oil spilling into bodies of water to the evidence of climate change, the possible effects of human activities on the environment are far reaching.

BA Environmental Studies is an arts degree program that brings all students past the ordinary ecology and conservation of resources. The course seeks to concentrate on maintaining the urban ecosystems, designing effective public policy and sustainable environmental systems. Being a great social problem today, environmental conservation must be understood to ensure graduates handle all matters on environment in a professional way. The BA Environmental Studies curriculum is designed to help undergraduates in working and studying within the contemporary settings at the societal intersection with nature. The program instills knowledge and skills as well as a sense of responsibility to all graduates. The course is globally marketable with excellent career opportunities.

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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 in Ecotechnology

Mid Sweden University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Sweden Östersund

This three-year programme will give you a broad systems perspective on the relationship between environment, society and the natural resources of our planet. It integrates environmental issues with entrepreneurship and other skills to provide relevant knowledge for working in one of the world’s fastest growing sectors – Ecotechnology and green business. [+]

This three-year programme will give you a broad systems perspective on the relationship between environment, society and the natural resources of our planet. It integrates environmental issues with entrepreneurship and other skills to provide relevant knowledge for working in one of the world’s fastest growing sectors – Ecotechnology and green business. The world market for environmental technology is, according to OECD, one of the world’s most rapidly growing branches of trade. The Bachelor’s Programme in Ecotechnology combines and integrates knowledge from natural, social and engineering sciences. The objective is to give a broad understanding of how to avoid and prevent environmental problems. You will get a deep insight into global, regional and local problems related to the environment and the use of natural resources by human society. You will also develop skills and entrepreneurship which makes you well prepared to take care of today’s and tomorrow’s environmental challenges. Previous students emphasise the benefits of the special teaching methods of the programme. They explain how it has provided opportunities for individual development and given room for creativity. The teaching is problem oriented and often contains thematic studies. Theory and practice are mixed in the courses. The programme starts with field studies in a beautiful mountainous area not far from campus. During the first year you will work with thematic studies in Environmental Science and Technology. To make an individual specialisation of the programme the second year contains one semester of optional courses. You finish your Bachelor’s studies in Environmental Science by... [-]

Bachelor of Design specialising in Environmental Design

Inscape Education Group
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Cape Town Durban Midrand Pretoria + 3 more

Sustainability and Green Design are no longer a trend. These concepts have become part of your daily lives, and form an ever-growing and vital market within architecture and the built environment. Our ‘Environmental Design’ degree focuses students into becoming a pioneering specialist within the field of sustainability. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. Sustainability and Green Design are no longer a trend. These concepts have become part of your daily lives, and form an ever-growing and vital market within architecture and the built environment. Our ‘Environmental Design’ degree focuses students into becoming a pioneering specialist within the field of sustainability. They experience designing sustainable buildings and planning ‘green’ spaces, learning about the implementation of the latest technologies and materials, as well as ‘green’ construction accreditation and environmental awareness. THINGS THAT EXCITE ME: Sustainable design, Architecture, New Technology & ‘Green’ Materials, Inclusive Design, Nature and Preservation, Inspired to save the world! Consumables cost 1st year (+-R1000) **estimates only Continuous project based assessment Digital and print portfolio submissions in 2nd and 3rd year Final years graduate in December Degree candidates can go on to apply for post-graduate studies pending they meet the application and entrance requirements of the relevant Institution. Our programmes are quality assured and standardised across all Inscape campuses nationally. You can enrol for our Bachelor of Design programme at any campus to complete your 1st year. Students who are accepted into certain degree specialisation programmes might be required to complete their 2nd and 3rd year studies at another specialised Inscape campus. Course Information Year 1 Developing fundamental design skills to create design savvy critical thinkers. Developing foundational Drawing Skills, Basic Material and Manufacturing awareness, Digital Image Making, Communication, Software and Leadership skills to create well rounded designers fit for any design industry. Developing an awareness of the integrated... [-]

Bachelor's Degree in Sustainability Management

Veritas University
Campus Full time 8 - 9 semesters January 2018 Costa Rica San José

The Bachelor in Sustainability Management is aimed at students interested in becoming project managers in the areas of human development, social sciences, environmental sciences, international relations, corporate responsibility and project management. [+]

Bachelor's Degree in Sustainable Development Management The Bachelor in Sustainability Management is aimed at students interested in becoming project managers in the areas of human development, social sciences, environmental sciences, international relations, corporate responsibility and project management. This is a Dual Degree with Western Illinois University and students may complete the degree spending two years in the U.S. and two years in Costa Rica or they may opt for spending three years in Costa Rica. This is a strong multidisciplinary program supported by the 17 SDGs as guides for education and research tools that prepare students to find solutions to the challenges related to sustainability. SUSTAINABILITY AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT The Bachelor’s Degree in Sustainability Management Dual Degree with Western Illinois University forms students on the principles of human and natural systems linkage, the tradeoffs necessary to solving problems in a sustainable way, the difference in assessing local sustainable issues and international issues, the role of policies and government, the importance of addressing sustainability from an interdisciplinary approach and creating multidisciplinary teams for problem solving. Students will develop a strong foundation in critical thinking, systems thinking, international development and project management. They may opt for both the PMI certification CAPM in project management and the LEAN Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification. Graduates from this degree will be well prepared to work in industry, consultancy, non-profit organizations, governmental organizations or even continue into graduate programs. SUSTAINABILITY IN COSTA RICA MAKES SENSE! Students can do two years in WIU and two years in... [-]

Bachelor in Biology (Environmental)

University of North Alabama
Campus Full time August 2018 USA Florence

This program should prepare the student for positions in natural resource utilization, environmental research, and environmental education; or for graduate work in environmental biology. No minor field is required in this major; however, a minor field may be added by taking more than the minimum hours required for the degree. Students should obtain departmental advisement early in the program. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. The environmental biology option is designed for students who wish to prepare for positions requiring a general background in biology, with ancillary work in computer science, chemistry, physics and earth science, and mathematics; a student must also choose a block of courses from either geography or industrial hygiene. This program should prepare the student for positions in natural resource utilization, environmental research, and environmental education; or for graduate work in environmental biology. No minor field is required in this major; however, a minor field may be added by taking more than the minimum hours required for the degree. Students should obtain departmental advisement early in the program. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: Hours A. General Education Component 41-47 B. Major Requirements Principles of Biology (111) 4 Principles of Biology (112) 4 Biological Literature (200W) 1 Cell Biology (305) 4 Genetics (306) 4 Microbiology (307) 4 Senior Assessment Seminar (498) 1 Organismal Biology (Protistans, Fungi, Plants): Plant Taxonomy (463) 3 Organismal Biology (Protistans, Animals): Animal Physiology (311) 4 Natural History of the Vertebrates (341) 4 Population Biology: Ecology 4 Aquatic Ecology (423) 4 TOTAL 41 Prescribed Supporting Courses: General Chemistry (CH 111, 111L, 112, 112L) 8 Quantitative Analysis (CH 321, 321LW) or Instrumental Analysis (CH 322, 322LW) 5 Organic Chemistry (CH 311, 311L) 5 Environmental Regulations (CH 465) 3 Business Applications of Microcomputer Software (CIS 125) or higher level computer science or computer information systems course 3 Earth Science/Physical Geology (ES 131) 4 Hydrogeology (ES 488) 3 Pre-calculus Algebra (MA... [-]

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 of Environmental Planning

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton

A multi-disciplinary, research-led programme that provides the theory and practice consistent with contemporary environmental planning. Waikato's Bachelor of Environmental Planning provides a pathway into a career in urban planning and resource management, with a focus on practical industry experience such as preparing policy on the environment and attending resource management hearings. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. Bachelor of Environmental Planning A multi-disciplinary, research-led programme that provides the theory and practice consistent with contemporary environmental planning. Waikato's Bachelor of Environmental Planning provides a pathway into a career in urban planning and resource management, with a focus on practical industry experience such as preparing policy on the environment and attending resource management hearings. The Bachelor of Environmental Planning (BEP) at Waikato focuses on local, national and global environmental management issues. Areas of research include sustainable housing, freshwater management, Maori resource management and biodiversity conservation. You'll be taught by leading industry experts who are at the forefront of the latest research and innovation. Their expertise will provide you with a solid foundation in professional planning skills and a specialist degree accredited by the New Zealand Planning Institute (NZPI). With close connections to the wider Waikato Region and its wealth of natural resource, Waikato's Environmental Planning programme brings together papers from subjects including Environmental Planning, Biology, Economics, Political Science, Geography and Māori and Pacific Development. The BEP provides you with practical, industry experience gained across labs, workshops and field trips. You'll also benefit from guest lecturers and practical activities, and will attend industry-focused events such as resource management hearings, case law presentations and mock hearings. This four-year degree is divided into two pathways, each with three streams: Environmental Science and Resource Planning Pathway: You'll develop a strong science knowledge to compliment the core environmental planning papers. Coastal and Marine Environments Freshwater Environments Terrestrial Environments Socio-Economic Policy... [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Management and Technology

Bach Khoa University (BKU)
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City

BKU’s training program has been updated to meet the society’s needs of high qualified human resources in Environmental Management area. Students in the of Environmental Management and Technology Programs at BKU are equipped with knowledge basis of environmental and natural resources management, remote sensing and GIS applications in natural resources management; knowledge of treatment technology to water... [+]

BKU’s training program has been updated to meet the society’s needs of high qualified human resources in Environmental Management area. Students in the of Environmental Management and Technology Programs at BKU are equipped with knowledge basis of environmental and natural resources management, remote sensing and GIS applications in natural resources management; knowledge of treatment technology to water supply, waste water, waste gas and solid waste. Students will also learn how to link management decisions with local, regional and global sustainability initiatives and be equipped to develop clear alternatives for professional organizations to secure a sustainable future, in both economic and environmental terms. Soft skills such as teamwork, communication, identifying & solving problems through hands-on training are also offered to our students in a creative, professional, dynamic and competitive international environment. Career opportunity Environmental Management and Technology engineers can meet the recruitment needs and work at the national and local state agency on environment, projects management board, manufacturing enterprises, industrial areas, non-governmental organizations, domestic and foreign environmental consulting firms and centers, research institutes and universities specialized in environmental resource management. State management offices often recruit engineers of Environmental Management and Technology Science graduated from BKU, such as Provincial Ministry and Department of Environment and Natural Resources; Provincial Conservation Department; Environmental Monitoring Center of the province; Ministry and Department of Science and Technology; Ministry and Department of Agriculture and Rural Development; District-based Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management... Management Board of national, provincial, municipal, local projects such as of environmental sanitation... [-]

Bachelor in Sustainable Business

Aquinas College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Grand Rapids

Sustainable Business practices restore environmental quality, promote stable and healthy communities, and increase long-term profitability. The Aquinas Sustainable Business Degree program fosters ecological and social intelligence in all business decisions and is the first undergraduate program of its kind in Michigan and the United States. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. Why Study Sustainable Business? Sustainable Business practices restore environmental quality, promote stable and healthy communities, and increase long-term profitability. The Aquinas Sustainable Business Degree program fosters ecological and social intelligence in all business decisions and is the first undergraduate program of its kind in Michigan and the United States. How We're Different Offering the first undergraduate sustainable business degree in the United States, the program has more than a decade of experience in sustainable business education. Graduates make outstanding professional contributions in a variety of business, non-profit and government organizations — many of which lead their industry in sustainability. Faculty combine business experience and strong academic credentials. International Perspectives in Sustainable Business, with its field component in Costa Rica, offers students a first-hand opportunity to explore sustainable business in other countries. Curriculum connects world-changing thinking with traditional business skills and understanding of the natural world. Students receive practical sustainable business experience through specialized student internship opportunities. The Steelcase and Wege Foundations and other donors provided more than $1.8 million to launch the program. The Sustainable Business Innovations Lab, one of the required courses, trains students in design-thinking and innovation skills while solving real-world challenges. Strong business and philanthropic support for the program continues to offer designated scholarships for traditional and continuing education students. Students engage with campus and West Michigan sustainability efforts — making a difference close to home. Sustainable Business Major Sustainable Business is interdisciplinary in nature, integrating science, business, and environmental studies. Sustainable business... [-]

Bachelor of Environmental Health & Safety (Hons)

MAHSA University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 Malaysia Selangor Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

MAHSA University’s Bachelor of Environmental Health and Safety (Hons) is a 4-year undergraduate degree programme that prepares students for a career in the management of health and safety in the environment, which encompasses a variety of situations and substances, including pollution, temperature changes and waste disposal. In an age of global climatic upheaval, the ability to improve the health and safety of the community in particular and the world in general has become a highly desired qualification. [+]

Programme Overview

MAHSA University’s Bachelor of Environmental Health and Safety (Hons) is a 4-year undergraduate degree programme that prepares students for a career in the management of health and safety in the environment, which encompasses a variety of situations and substances, including pollution, temperature changes and waste disposal. In an age of global climatic upheaval, the ability to improve the health and safety of the community in particular and the world in general has become a highly desired qualification.

Students will study a diverse range of exciting subjects such as the environment and how it influences human health and the spread of disease; the use of safety equipment in environmental monitoring; industrial, commercial and housing development; water supply and safety; food production and safety; occupational health and safety; air, water, soil, radiation and noise pollution; disease control; health surveillance and research; health improvement and community development; waste management; pest control; accident and disaster control; transport safety; risk management; adherence to environmental laws and regulations; and public relations.... [-]


Bachelor in Supply Engineering

VIA University College
Campus Full time 7 semesters September 2017 Denmark Horsens

The bachelor programme in Supply Engineering is a 3½-year full-time programme taught in English. If you would like to help solve problems relating to climate change, flooding caused by cloud bursts, clean drinking water supply, protection of groundwater and the development of the energy supply of the future, then the Supply Engineering degree programme is the right choice for you... [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. Bachelor in Supply Engineering The bachelor programme in Supply Engineering is a 3½-year full-time programme taught in English. If you would like to help solve problems relating to climate change, flooding caused by cloud bursts, clean drinking water supply, protection of groundwater and the development of the energy supply of the future, then the Supply Engineering degree programme is the right choice for you. As a graduate supply engineer, you can work in utility companies, consulting engineering firms, firms of contractors or in the public sector. You will have plenty of opportunities to work abroad, where the lack of clean water and wastewater processing is a growing global challenge that requires skilled engineers. The programme takes place at Campus Horsens. Content and Structure The programme is organised in seven semesters, and in all semesters you will work on a cross-disciplinary project that combines the different subjects taught during the semester in a final project. You will experience that your project work skills improve from one semester to the next. On the 5th semester of this programme, you will have the opportunity of gaining practical experience during a work placement period. On the 6th semester, you will choose a specialization will the 7th and last semester has been set aside for your final bachelor project on a topic of your choice. Specialisations Specialisation takes place during the sixth and seventh semesters of the degree programme. You can choose to specialise in one of the following three areas:... [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology

Avans University of Applied Sciences - Undergraduate programs
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Breda Hertogenbosch Tilburg + 2 more

Issues like global warming, pollution and cradle to cradle interest you. The Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology programme will turn you into an environmental professional [+]

Bachelor in Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology

Issues like global warming, pollution and cradle to cradle interest you. The Environmental Science for Sustainable Energy and Technology programme will turn you into an environmental professional.The local authority in a city wants to be CO2 neutral by 2040. You are part of a consultancy team. You find ways to reduce the energy consumption and utilise suitable sustainable energy sources. You research the availability of solar power, hydropower, geothermal power, wind power and biomass. Your solution is financially viable and accepted by both industry and the public. You take into consideration future developments, techniques and policies.... [-]


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. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. 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... [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Science

Galen University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 Belize Belmopan

The outdoors become the classroom as students spend time in our natural environment conducting studies, participating in research and observing the interaction between communities and protected areas. Galen's Environmental Science Bachelor Degree program is a perfect blend of theory, skill development, field experience and policy consideration. [+]

Environmental Science at Galen University: Protect Mother Earth from the Lagoon to the Board Room The outdoors become the classroom as students spend time in our natural environment conducting studies, participating in research and observing the interaction between communities and protected areas. Galen's Environmental Science Bachelor Degree program is a perfect blend of theory, skill development, field experience and policy consideration. Benefits of Galen's Degree Galen offers students interested in the environment a unique opportunity to master the eco-systems that need protection, understand the cultural issues that impact those systems and provides you with writing, analysis and research skills that allow graduates to advise on policy development to protect such fragile eco-systems. Picture yourself in Belize's natural environment: Learning from Belize's most experienced Environmentalists, Policy Advisors, and Organizational Leaders Developing a professional network of colleagues who are largest employers in the environmental sector Participate in actual industry research Partner with visiting researchers and other environmental students from abroad Transition smoothly into graduate school anywhere you desire Job Opportunities Graduates from Galen's Environmental Program gain employment early after graduation due to their strong networking and research during their degree. The wide range of courses in the curriculum allows graduates to gain employment as: Consultants Policy Advisors Researchers Technical Advisors Environmental Specialists in marine or terrestrial eco-systems Easy Access Students can enter our four-year Bachelor program directly from high school with a GPA of 2.50. Junior College majors in Arts, Arts & Science or Biology & Chemistry also transition smoothly into this... [-]

Bachelor in Environmental Studies

William Peace University
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Raleigh

Environmental Studies is an interdisciplinary program that provides an overview of the scientific, economic, cultural, and policy elements of the environment and the issues touching it. [+]

Bachelors in Environmental Studies. Environmental Studies is an interdisciplinary program that provides an overview of the scientific, economic, cultural, and policy elements of the environment and the issues touching it. The EVS major draws on both liberal arts and pre-professional disciplines, including Biology, Chemistry, Anthropology, Political Science, Business Administration, Global Studies, and Communication. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, approximately 10% of new jobs by 2033 will be “green” careers. Examples of these new careers include the following: environmental safety specialist, environmental coordinator or planner or permitting specialist, risk assessor, greenways coordinator, nature preserve manager, carbon broker, protection technician, sustainability coordinator, environmental educator, ecotour guide, lobbyist, and many more. According to Peterson's, "Environmental Studies graduates can expect to find careers as environmental planners, analysts and policy-makers. Of course, you can also work for a corporation, managing their compliance with environmental regulations and conducting audits of internal environmental efficiency (EE). Graduates can also work in the conservation or public sector managing or protecting natural resources. The degree is also a good starting point for an advanced degree. Environmental studies can prepare students for degrees in medicine, law, and graduate studies." [-]