With a degree in Environmental Studies you can change the world.
Our degree in Environmental Studies prepares you to meet the challenges facing our country and the world and to help solve these problems. "This is a generational moment. A moment when we decide our own path and our collective fate," states Al Gore.
Choose your path to informed action at Sage!
Coursework in government, economics, biology, law and policy helps you to understand, to advocate, and to suggest solutions to our growing environmental issues within a policy-based, multi-disciplinary context. A capstone internship or project in your final year of study ties together your knowledge and skills:
- Intern at the state and federal courts, the New York State Legislature, state agencies, local government bodies, law firms, advocacy groups, and other political organizations, or
- Conduct field research with a faculty member, or
- Participate in our Climate Crisis Educational Center, dedicated to enhancing knowledge about the impact of global warming
You will be in demand for your commitment and passion to help the environment and people (Learning Outcomes).
Dr. Jenks birding and studying the flora.