Understanding environmental issues requires knowledge of natural and human social systems and the ways they interact – and this knowledge can only be gained through the integration of different perspectives. At Hiram College, our integrated environmental studies degree program focuses on developing your abilities to incorporate concepts relevant to environmental issues from across multiple disciplines and to communicate those concepts in important ways.
named winner of the Portage Park District Foundation's 2015 Environmental Education Award.
As a student, you’ll have the opportunity to choose a concentration area that allows you to cultivate a deep understanding of environmental issues and become an expert in one important area of focus. During the program, you can expect to integrate information from various fields, confront diverse and sometimes conflicting perspectives, and apply your knowledge to specific problem-solving efforts.
This bachelor’s degree in environmental studies program is geared toward adults who want to prepare for a variety of careers in environmental science without giving up family or work responsibilities. Our weekend and online classes are an ideal fit for today’s busy adults.
To learn more about earning your bachelor’s degree in environmental studies online or through our on-campus program available in Northeast Ohio, contact us today.