BS in Environmental Economics and Policy

The program develops economic analysis skills and basic environmental science knowledge and applies them to analyze the role of environmental considerations in economic decisions.


Organization Name: 
Michigan State University
Discipline: 
Policy
Degree : 
Bachelor's Degree
Location: 
East Lansing, MI

Environmental Economics and Policy prepares students for careers that require balancing environmental sustainability and economic development. The major develops economic analysis skills and basic environmental science knowledge and applies these skills and knowledge to analyze the role of environmental considerations in economic decisions of governments, firms and households.

The major prepares students for employment opportunities with state, federal and international government agencies, environmental interest groups, environmental consulting firms, and industry. The major also offers students the opportunity to prepare for graduate study in environmental economics or environmental policy studies programs.