Environmental Studies

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Admission to this program is currently suspended.


This program addresses many of the environmental issues influencing Alaska communities and provides basic academic preparation for entry-level vocational environmental careers. The program serves as a steppingstone into science-related associate or baccalaureate programs.

This program may be especially of interest to individuals employed by and/or interested in employment with state, federal or tribal agencies or other groups providing natural resource management services. It is recommended that students have completed a high school lab-based science, biology or chemistry course as well as algebra due to the science focus of this program.

Minimum Requirements for Environmental Studies Certificate: 30-35 credits

College of Rural and Community Development
Bristol Bay Campus