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Top Colleges – Environmental Studies/Science

Every environmental science program will include a dose of basic math, science, biology, chemistry, geology, and physics. After all, tackling issues as massive as climate change and preserving our scarce natural resources will require an interdisciplinary effort. What separates the wheat from the chaff (you’ll learn this procedure in an Agronomy class) are a program’s hands-on offerings, study abroad opportunities, and expert faculty. Additionally, top programs in environmental science prepare students to be great communicators, writers, and problem-solvers so that they can better influence policy-makers to help make the earth a sustainable place.

Click the links below for more information about each college’s program. Click here to read our methodology.

Amherst College

Bates College

Bowdoin College

Brown University

Carleton College

Colby College

Colorado College

Cornell University

Dartmouth College

Dickinson College

Duke University

Hamilton College

Macalester College

Middlebury College

Mount Holyoke College

Northeastern University

Oberlin College

Penn State University

Pitzer College

Pomona College

Skidmore College

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Tulane University

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Davis

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, San Diego

University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Santa Cruz

University of Chicago

University of North Carolina at Asheville

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

University of Oregon

University of Vermont

University of Virginia

University of Wisconsin – Madison

Willamette University

Williams College

Yale University

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