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BS Major

Environmental Science

Explore how the complex environmental and ecological challenges of our time shape the places we live in.

It's easy to get overwhelmed by today's ecological challenges. Learn how biology, chemistry, field work, policy courses prepare you to think through these challenges. Geneva's environmental science degree provides a faithgul foundation to engage all the complexity in that we face in stewarding God's creation.

Geneva prepares you to make a meaningful impact in your career, community and life.

Off-Campus Study Opportunity

Au Sable Institute in Michigan, Washington, India, or Costa Rica

Bible-Directed Environment Studies

Apply Biblical perspectives to environmental issues to better care, protect, and nurture creation

Engaged Faculty

Learn from experienced professors

Key Courses


Step into the lab to explore the world of plants and learn about their functions and diversity


Examine interactions between organisms and their surroundings within the lab and the classroom

Introduction to Cellular Biology

Conduct experiments studying the biological functions on the cellular and molecular levels

Environmental Ethics

Dive into the Biblical basis for environmental science and the thinkers who have influenced ethics

Experienced & Accomplished Faculty

Career Outcomes

Graduates who aspire to have an impact in their communities and their careers through a Geneva Education gain expertise in this field enhanced by academics rooted in Christian values and ethics in Geneva’s program.


The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects an 11% increase in Environmental Science & Protection Technician job openings over the next decade


was the median salary for Geoscientists in May 2020 (BLS)

Be prepared for careers such as...

  • Naturalist
  • Air Pollution Analyst
  • Conservation Scientist
  • Marine Biologist
  • Forester

Further your impact...

  • Educate others on how to care for the community around them
  • Work alongside the government to preserve and protect nature
  • Become certified in the protection and care of various ecosystems

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