Environmental Studies (Bachelor)

University of Vermont

Date Posted: April 12, 2018
Submitted by: Jade Chalkley
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Baccalaureate degree
Completion: 4 years
Distance: Local Only
Commitment: Both


the campus-wide Environmental Program was established to meet the need for greater understanding of the ecological and cultural systems supporting all life on earth. Environmental studies (ENVS) students and faculty at UVM form a vibrant and creative culture. We encourage community engagement through internships and service learning and we actively support student advocacy and political awareness.

Learning Outcomes

Demonstrate a deep understanding of the scope, scale, and multiple dimensions of current environmental challenges; Demonstrate the ability to apply interdisciplinary approaches to critically evaluate environmental challenges and solutions; Understand how people from diverse walks of life value, engage with, and are affected by environmental challenges; Provide solutions to environmental challenges using creative and entrepreneurial approaches.