Continuing environmental degradation is a worldwide problem threatening the quality of life and its viability. The problem can only be understood and addressed by drawing on resources from many different areas.
This minor has a multidisciplinary perspective. At its core, this minor focuses on the human dimensions of the human-environment equation.
You will choose courses from different departments in order to gain a broad understanding of environmental issues. This flexibility means you can choose topics to complement your major or target a specific career field. Course options include:
- Environmental Health
- Civil Engineering
- Political Science
- and more
You can also choose courses that will provide hands-on experience in environmental and public health policy and ethics, and pollution prevention efforts.