Program Details

Bachelor of Science with a Major in Environmental Science
Concentration in Environmental Studies

School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Natural Science
Jones 228

Program Coordinator:
Liz Brabson 279-5850 

The School of Arts and Sciences offers the Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science. The program offers the student the opportunity to select a concentration in Natural Science or Environmental Studies. The environmental science degree program provides an interdisciplinary education for students interested in understanding pressing environmental issues in natural and social science. Students completing the program are well equipped to take an active role in environmental decision-making at local, state, national and international levels. The natural science concentration focuses on physical, chemical and biological factors associated with environmental quality and environmental policy-making decisions. The environmental studies concentration focuses on the social and economic context in which
environmental policy-making decisions are made.

Admission Requirements
All students must first be accepted to CCGA and meet program prerequisites:

Freshman Requirements
Traditional students wishing to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science must submit SAT or ACT scores. Minimum scores can be found on the Freshman Admissions page on the CCGA website (

Other Information
Students majoring in environmental science are encouraged to join and participate in the CCGA Environmental Club.

NOTE:  Students may apply a total of 8 hours of internship and/or research credit (as listed in the possible electives of the chosen concentration) towards their degree in any combination. Students should note that Financial Aid restrictions may apply.

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Program Curriculum

Total Credits Required for Graduation 120

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