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Environmental Biology Major

Environmental Biology is one of three majors in Grace College’s environmental science program, and it focuses on preparing you for further education in graduate school, law school or professional programs. Environmental biology is for students who desire an academic platform for careers in cutting-edge research, teaching or other advanced professional fields. Foundational math and science courses are required for this major.

This major will equip you with practical knowledge and applicable skills to pursue a successful career in an ever-increasing number of environmental fields. Through our involvement with the Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams at Grace College and the Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies, you will have even more unique opportunities for research and community internships.

Educational Focus

  • Graduate Studies
  • Corporate Businesses
  • Government Agencies
  • Nonprofit Organizations

Internship Opportunities

  • Lilly Center for Lakes and Streams
  • Kosciusko County Health Department
  • Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies
  • Department of Natural Resources
  • Black Pine Animal Sanctuary
  • Cardno

Career Opportunities

Environmental Biology Major is a Good Fit for Those Who Are:

  • Strong in Chemistry
  • Detail Oriented
  • Critical Thinkers
  • Perseverant
  • Analytical
  • Motivated
  • Fond of Being Outside
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