BS in Environmental Studies and Agriscience

The program is designed to educate a diverse assembly of professionals who will work across disciplines and at many levels to provide expertise and leadership in agricultural, environmental and natural resource professions.


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

The Department of Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies offers a Bachelor of Science degree program with a major in Environmental Studies and Agriscience. This program of study is concerned with who uses resources, how they use them, and how positive outcomes of use can be enhanced and negative impacts can be mitigated.

The program is designed to educate a diverse assembly of professionals who will work across disciplines and at many levels to provide expertise and leadership in agricultural, environmental and natural resource professions. Students benefit from a broad range of interdisciplinary courses, as well as disciplinary courses carefully selected to enhance students’ technical knowledge.

Professional internships and study abroad experiences are encouraged to provide students with experiences beyond the classroom and the campus. Graduates of this program will be prepared to enter professions in environmental, natural resource and agricultural fields through careers in education, government, private industry, non-profit organizations, and public relations and communications or enter a professional or graduate school program upon completion of the bachelor’s degree.