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Courses

1

Course at a time

5 to 7

Weeks per course

8 to 10

Courses per year

What you'll learn

When you earn your BS in Environmental Science, you’ll be equipped with a concrete set of skills you can apply on the job. 

Topics covered in this degree include:

  • Key concepts and theories in the physical and life sciences
  • Environmental issues and renewable resources  
  • Scientific reasoning, communication and foundational research methods
  • Ethical responsibilities in environmental science
  • Climate change and solutions to environmental problems
  • Urban infrastructure and sustainable green living
  • Relevant laws, public policies and risk assessment for evaluating environmental issues

Schedule

Your academic counselor will help you schedule classes for our online Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science program.

 

Careers & Outcomes

What can you do with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science?

A BS/EVS degree can help prepare you to be an:

  • Environmental analyst
  • Environmental programs specialist
  • Environmental specialist
8 %

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth for environmental scientists and specialists is projected to be faster than average between 2018 and 2028. 

Tuition

Paying for school

locked-in tuition

$398

Cost per credit

Keep the same fixed, affordable tuition from start to finish of your degree program, even if it takes longer than you planned. That’s our promise: no matter what surprises life brings, you can count on us.

SAVE TIME AND MONEY ON YOUR DEGREE

Credit transfer made easy
Graduate faster by transferring in prior eligible credits from another accredited institution.

Get credit for what you already know
Earn your degree without starting from scratch. Have previous relevant work and life experience evaluated for potential credit.

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Faculty & Accreditation

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Institutional accreditation

University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), hlcommission.org. Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.

While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.