Explore how to help people live more efficiently and effectively in their environment with an experiential online Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology with a concentration in Environmental Sustainability.
You'll examine ethical, practical and technical skills - and contribute to and view the world through a social, historical and evolutionary lens. You'll emerge a good steward of the natural world, ready to enter the booming green economy as many firms recognize the importance of environmental impact.
SNHU's online environmental science degree features a multidisciplinary approach and provides skill sets valued by a range of employers - from urban to rural organizations, private firms to NGOs.
SNHU's BA in Anthropology with a concentration in Environmental Sustainability helps you recognize and respond to cultural and environmental challenges by exploring the past's interconnectedness to the future. You'll delve into the complexities of biological change and adaptation, investigate identity through a combination of modern and historical events and promote cultural awareness and change. Many of the courses use virtual experiences - from role-playing to tourism plans - to combine theory and problem-solving skills in an authentic way, helping you make your mark as an engaged citizen of a diverse world.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your online environmental science degree at SNHU include:
SNHU's BA in Anthropology with a concentration in Environmental Sustainability gives you the skills you need to apply for a range of positions in every area from global health advocacy to environmental and natural resources. You'll emerge from the online environmental science degree program prepared to take on jobs such as:
Job prospects for anthropologists are expected to grow, with demand for environmental scientists and specialists anticipated to increase by up to 11% through 2026, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.* Note that an advanced degree is required to become an anthropologist.
SNHU's online environmental science degree has a strong foundation in archaeology, ethics and conservation and includes a host of real-world applications that yield pragmatic experience and portfolio-worthy projects.
SNHU's bachelor's in environmental 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
Tuition rates for SNHU's online degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer financial aid packages to those who qualify, plus a 30% tuition discount for U.S. service members, both full and part time, and the spouses of those on active duty.
*Tuition Rates are subject to change and are reviewed annually.
No Application Fee, $150 Graduation Fee, Course Materials ($ varies by course)
Southern New Hampshire University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education as well as several other accrediting bodies.