Environmental Sciences at ESF is an interdisciplinary study program that takes full advantage of its location within an environment-focused college. The program offers students a wide variety of courses and faculty to choose from, excellent facilities for research and field studies, and a level of faculty expertise rarely found in other areas. colleges.
Faculty members who deliver the program carry out teaching, research, and public service activities to promote environmental practices that will improve the lives of people in New York State and around the world.
The objectives of the program are to prepare students who:
- Will engage in environmental work while employed by government agencies and industry or in private consulting jobs specializing in public works and inventory, management, design, use, restoration and maintenance protection of natural and cultural resources,
- Are ready to undertake advanced university studies involved in any of the many aspects of environmental science, and
- Continue to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to adapt to changing technological, environmental and business conditions for the benefit of society, the employer and the self.