Careers for students with training in environmental science are varied and diverse, and include such fields as teaching, research, and technical support. Pierce College's environmental science courses cover a wide range of important topics and issues, ranging from water quality to weather to environmental biology.
Students working toward their transfer degree typically take a variety of courses designed to fulfill the general requirements of most four-year colleges and universities. Students intending to transfer to a four-year college for further training in the environmental science field are encouraged to work closely with their advisor to ensure they meet the requirements of the college they wish to attend after Pierce.
Environmental science major
Students seeking to major in environmental science are encouraged to take the following courses: