Environmental science minor (for biology majors)
Are you planning to earn your Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in biology but are looking to hone your skills more specifically in environmental science? The environmental science minor for biology majors offers you the opportunity to specialize your degree by taking advanced courses in environmental science. Courses such as ecological field techniques; mycology (the study of fungi); plant taxonomy; ornithology (the study of birds); herpetology (the study of reptiles and amphibians); ecology and adaption; and plant form and function will help you increase your exposure to environmental issues and prepare you for a biology career that focuses on being a responsible steward of creation.
Job options for graduates of the environmental science minor for biology majors:
- Stream and landscape restoration
- Wildlife management
- Sustainable agriculture