The Department of Environmental Science offers aB.S. in Environmental Scienceand a B.A. in Earth Science, our new major: B.S. in Environmental Sustainability is now available.  The department also offers a minor in Environmental Science. Descriptions of the faculty, curriculum, resources, etc. are found on the pages highlighted in the menu at left.  

Find out about our faculty, research, internship and career opportunities. We are proud of our graduates, please visit our alumni page to review recent student internships and alumni employment.  

Please contact our chairpersons for further information. 

Departmental and Program inquiries contact Dr. Michael Griffiths: 

Student inquiries contact Dr. Karen Swanson:

The image of the rotating globe above is from
the U.S. National Geophysical Data Center
and shows the topography and age of the ocean floor -
red is young and blue is old ocean floor.