Interested in environmental sustainability? A Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science with a concentration in Compliance and Sustainability may be the perfect degree for you.
Students in the Compliance and Sustainability concentration will learn about energy policy, sustainable business practices, environmental law and politics, and more. They will learn many different ways that businesses and governments can impact the environment now and into the future.
Environmental sustainability continues to become increasingly important in today's world, and students who choose this concentration will be uniquely positioned to take advantage of that growing market. Students will find their degree useful whether they are interested in policy, law, business, development, or many other aspects of the field.
Through coursework, research, independent study and working closely with your professors, you'll gain the communication, interpersonal and technical skills needed to make a difference in the world. Whether you choose to work for a private company, nonprofit or governmental agency, or continue your studies at the graduate level, you'll leave prepared to meet the growing environmental challenges around the world. Highlights specific to this BS program include:
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of majoring in environmental science at SNHU include:
Those students who choose this concentration will be well-prepared to utilize their Environmental Science degree in their chosen career, whether their goal is to work for a government agency or a private business. Among the fields that graduates may enter are:
Students within the Compliance and Sustainability concentration will be able to choose courses that guide them toward their chosen career path, atop a strong foundation in sustainability concepts.
SNHU's bachelor's in compliance and sustainability program includes:
General Education Program
Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills - the skills that go beyond technical knowledge - such as:
All bachelor's students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.
Total Credits: 120
Our Manchester campus aims to keep tuition and related costs low for our students so that you can pursue your degree and your goals. More than 90% of our students receive some form of financial aid, and students who qualify could receive up to $20,000 in grants and scholarships.
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as several other accrediting bodies.