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Environmental Science

Environmental Biology Concentration

 Options: Bachelor's

 Locations: Main Campus

General Information

The Bachelor of Science in Biology/Environmental Biology Concentration is designed to prepare students for entry into the work force or admission into graduate programs in the fields of environmental biology, ecology, and organismal biology. The requirements of the Environmental Biology program are based on the general requirements of the Bachelor of Science in Biology. Specific courses such as Microbial Ecology, Zoology, Plants and Fungi, Plant Physiology, Physical Geology and Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems are prescribed to fulfill the requirements of the degree and to best prepare students for future work in the field. The completion of an internship is required.

Career Opportunities

Environmental policies and concerns are major issues facing everyone in the world in the twenty-first century. Career opportunities exist in environmental law, government, industry and academia.

Admission Requirements

New Student Admission Requirements

  • 2.50 High School GPA (on a 4.00 scale)
  • ACT Score of 17 or SAT Score of 900

Transfer Student Admission Requirements

  • 2.50 Overall GPA (on a 4.00 scale)
  • At least 12 credits, including an English and Mathematics course.

More Information

Lead Advisor: Dr. Paul Klatt
Phone: (231) 591-2671

Professional Advisor: Jenice Winowiecki
Phone: (231) 591-2555
Email: [email protected]