You care about the world, and we want to help you make it a better place by providing the education and tools necessary to make a positive impact on our environment.

The environmental science major at Springfield College provides more than a traditional classroom education. With innovative course offerings, frequent in-field experiences, and an interdisciplinary format spanning a variety of programs and areas of interests, this major will help prepare you for the environmental science career that you want, whether it’s in nonprofit, government, compliance, environmental law, or other related industries.

You won’t just learn how human activity impacts the environment, you’ll also obtain the critical thinking and problem-solving skills needed to contribute to solutions to global environmental issues. Designed to help you become a leader in both natural and manufactured environments, the environmental science major will assist in developing the skills you need to confront challenges faced by citizens, businesses, governments, and non-governmental organizations.

Students Making a Difference

Environmental science major Chloe Hedrich talks about her role on campus as a coordinator intern for Environment Massachusetts and her passion for environmental science, sustainability, and renewable energy.

Are you a go-getter like Chloe who is ready to make a difference? We can help you create the foundation for your future.

Studying Environmental Science At Springfield College