Environmental Science Program at UMD

Students completing the Environmental Science degree will have a firm background in physical and life sciences, and a basic understanding of:

  • Existing environmental policies and regulation and the legislative process of their formation
  • The major environmental issues including water, global climate, energy, pollution, and population
  • Techniques of environmental monitoring and prediction and
  • Economics and business organization

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