Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Policy and Management
The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Environmental Policy and Management offers instruction in management skills, environmental policy, and specific technical and occupational subjects.
Degree curriculum can include but are not limited to:
- Energy Policy
- Land-Use Planning Regulations
- Justice and Sustainability
- Global Environmental Politics
- U.S. Environmental Policy and Management
The courses associated will consider the impact of industrialization on the environment, regulations and laws, climate change, and environmental technology and management. Students will focus on several emerging fields of study, including: global environmental change, environmental planning and environmental sustainability. A Capstone Course is available.
Everglades University is committed to “going green.”
Everglades University (EU) is an Educational Partner for the U. S. Green Building Council (USGBC). EU is committed to weaving the principles of both green building and environmental consciousness into each of its programs of study in order to meet the increasing demand for green careers. Each of EU’s campuses is making strides towards reducing its carbon footprint.
In addition to its solar projects at its Sarasota Campus, Everglades University has partnered with Pearson Education to deliver courses such as “Introduction to Sustainability” and “Fundamentals of Nutrition,” which will be required in all of its undergraduate programs. These courses have wellness and sustainability at their core. From its programs with an explicit focus on sustainability, such as Environmental Policy and Management, Land and Energy Management, Alternative and Renewable Energy Management, and Construction Management, to its programs in which the emphasis on sustainability is less obvious, like Alternative Medicine and Hospitality Management, Everglades University is committed to “going green.”
- 2013 Florida Gulf Coast LEEDership Award
- Winner of 2013 Outstanding Business Award by U.S. Green Building Council, Florida Gulf Coast Chapter
- Member of the Sarasota County Green Business Partnership
- Ranked as one of Affordable Colleges Online’s Best Online Environmental Science Degree for 2015-2016
- Education Partner with the U. S. Green Building Council and Pearson Education
- Everglades University’s students have easy access to our online learning community and experienced faculty that hold a Master’s or Doctoral Degree in their discipline. All degree programs are available at one of our convenient Florida campus locations or 100% online.
Give us a call to learn more. Our admissions counselors are here to answer any questions that you may have about our Environmental Policy and Management program.