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Environmental Studies at Boise State


The Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies is an interdisciplinary liberal arts degree that provides students with a solid background in the natural, physical and social sciences, emphasizing communication, critical thinking, and problem solving.

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An Environmental Studies degree from Boise State is:


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The Environmental Studies major is unique in that it provides its majors with an unparalleled level of flexibility to design an area/areas of emphasis that meet their own individual academic and career goals and interests.


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The Environmental Studies major requires the completion of a selection of classes from both within the Environmental Studies program, as well as from numerous departments across campus.


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Environmental Studies majors are required to complete a two-credit internship with an environmental organization, agency or department, and all Environmental Studies majors participate in a year-long capstone research experience.