Environmental Studies and Sustainability


Environmental Studies and Sustainability

Are you passionate about the natural world and love science? Find sustainable solutions to environmental challenges. Gain a strong science background to help protect natural resources.

Careers in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering and Marine Biology

From environmental management to solar installation, get a job you can feel good about doing.

  • Get a job in toxicology or become a lab technician.
  • Become a wildlife rehabilitator or environmental consultant
  • Start a career in conservation or become an environmental lawyer.

Academic Plan for Environmental Studies and Sustainability

The plan shows all the courses you need to take to complete your goal from start to finish. Map your education by clicking on the Academic Plan for the degree you’re interested in earning below.

Note: The academic plan will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize the plan.

Environmental Studies and Sustainability—AS Degree

Term 1
Course Units Notes
CHEM 0001A 5  
CHEM 0001X 1 Highly recommend taking CHEM 0001X with CHEM 0001A.
ENGL 0001A 4  
ESS 0001 3  
ESCI 0001 or GEOG 0001 3  
TOTAL 16  
Term 2
Course Units
MATH 0013 4
BIOL 0001 4
SSCI 0050 3
COMM 0001 or COMM 0003 3
Term 3
Course Units
BIOL 0003 4.5
HIST 0017A 3
ECON 0001B 3
SOC 0110 3
ENGL 0001B or ENGL 0001C 3
TOTAL 16.5
Term 4
Course Units
ESS 0014 4
HIST 0017B 3
BIOL 0002 4.5
RECM 0070 or RECM 0071 or NUTF 0005 2-3
TOTAL 13.5-14.5