Environmental Soil Science

Our Environmental Soil Science major offers the opportunity to study the environment with a focus on soil, one of our most important and essential natural resources.

Outcomes: Graduates are prepared to enter the workforce with environmentally oriented consulting firms, state and federal agencies dealing with land management and development, crop production and related industries.

Structure: You get the opportunity to interact, both in and out of the classroom, with faculty that have international reputations in the areas of soil microbiology, soil chemistry, soil physics, water quality, wetland delineation and management and soil remediation.

Uniqueness: You get the advantage of working with scientists in the field and laboratory to address contemporary issues such as soil ecology, water quality, acid rain, pollution and sustainable crop production.   

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