BS Minor in Environmental Science and Sustainability

The Environmental Science and Sustainability minor at UC Merced will allow students to pursue interests in earth and environmental sciences in some depth without requiring the breadth of course work and extensive laboratory and field time required for the Earth System Science major.


Organization Name: 
University of California, Merced
Discipline: 
Environmental
Degree : 
Bachelor's Degree
Location: 
Merced, CA

Environmental science is an interdisciplinary academic field that focuses on application of concepts and methods from the physical, chemical, biological and social sciences to the study of the natural environment, and seeks solutions to environmental problems.

Sustainability science aims to improve the quality of human life within the carrying capacity of supporting ecosystems.