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Environmental Science - Associate of Arts Degree


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AA Environmental Science Transfer Track

Environmental scientists use their knowledge of the natural sciences to protect the environment by identifying problems and finding solutions that minimize hazards to the health of the environment and the population. Understanding the issues involved in protecting the environment—degradation, conservation, recycling, and replenishment—is central to the work of and environmental scientist.

Number of Credits

62

Length of Program

2 years

Prerequisites

Consult your Advisor

*Job Prospects

Demand expected to increase up to 18 percent over next eight years

Average Annual Earnings for Bachelor’s Degree Graduates

$39,160 to $45,340

*Job prospects and average earning statements are based on information provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Last Updated: 10/25/13