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Environmental Studies

at Bemidji State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Ecosystem Studies, Credits: 36
  • Geohydrology, Credits: 36
  • Environmental Management, Credits: 30
  • Environmental Toxicology, Credits: 38
  • Outdoor Education, Credits: 25
  • Environmental Chemistry, Credits: 36
  • Environmental Policy and Planning, Credits: 27
  • Environmental Engineering Science, Credits: 40

About this Program

This program provides awareness and understanding of environmental relationships and the interactions between human activity and the natural world. It prepares students for employment in industry and government, in positions concerned with pollution abatement and environmental protection, and for various graduate programs. This program offers a specializations in: Ecosystem Studies, Environmental Chemistry, Policy and Planning, Toxicology, Geohydrology, Environment Management and Engineering Science.

Program Locations

  • Bemidji State University 56601

Labor Market Information

  • College Environmental Science Teachers

  • Median wage: $89,321/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Environmental Science Technicians

  • Median wage: $22.65/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Environmental Scientists

  • Median wage: $30.53/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Bemidji State University
Bemidji State University
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