Dr. Foellmer shared his expertise in a video produced by the Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter. He explained that healthy wetlands protect property and surrounding areas by absorbing flood water from storms such as Superstorm Sandy.
Take a direct path to a rewarding career researching or protecting the environment and promoting sustainability.
Why Earn a Combined Degree in Environmental Studies?
There is an immediate need for leaders who can address critical issues relating to global climate change and sustainability. This exciting 4+1 program gives students a solid foundation in climate and environmental sciences, with a particular emphasis on human adaptations to climate change and environmental degradation or topics like green energy or promoting environmentally-friendly societies.
Why Earn a Combined Degree in Environmental Studies at Adelphi?
- Benefit from the continuity and cohesiveness of a combined undergraduate and graduate curriculum.
- Take advantage of hands-on experiences, ranging from research assistantships to internships, that boost professional qualifications.
- Get a personalized education, working with your adviser and faculty mentors to develop the knowledge, skills and experience you’ll need to launch your career.
94%** Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2018
Exceptional Hands-On Learning
You’ll study in small classes, conduct original research and work with the latest technology in our newly refurbished Geographic Information Systems (GIS) laboratory. And you’ll have the opportunity to do fieldwork in locations close to campus and as far away as Australia or Alaska.
The following bachelor’s programs are offered in combination with the MS Environmental Studies:
To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:
Students who are already enrolled in a qualifying undergraduate program and who meet GPA requirements can apply for the accelerated program once they have completed particular steps in the major. Speak to a faculty member in the program about the 4+1 option.