BSc in Environmental Science

American Public University
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The Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science provides scientific coursework in both the natural and social sciences, while focusing on the complex relationship among science and public policy. This online bachelor's degree offers a fundamental understanding of environmental policy and analysis, and environment management issues such as stewardship of natural resources, pollution management, fish, and wildlife management, and hazardous materials. This degree program helps prepare you for a career as an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) inspector, environmental engineer, civil engineer, or urban or regional planner. In addition to the core scientific studies, this bachelorโ€™s degree helps to improve your critical thinking, analytical skills and communication skills which are valuable assets in all industries. Courses in this online degree are taught by expert practitioners. Many are leaders in the field and hold positions at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Environmental Protection Agency, Bureau of Land Management, the Nature Conservancy, and other prominent government and nongovernment organizations. Program Courses The curriculum for this online degree is reviewed by an advisory council of industry experts for relevancy to todayโ€™s marketplace. Course topics include: Environmental economics Water science management, conservation, and issues Soil management and soil contaminants Environmental policies, regulations, and laws Environmental and ecosystems management

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