The department offers one major and one minor:
- Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Studies major
- Minor in Environmental Studies
Please reference the 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog for course requirements specific to the Environmental Studies Department major and minor.
- The Environmental Studies major offers a diverse, integrated curriculum based in the natural sciences, the social sciences, and the humanities, and complimented by an interdisciplinary introductory course and capstone seminar.
- Students pursuing the Environmental Studies major have opportunities to Study Abroad in various countries, including Benin, Zambia, Costa Rica, and Australia, among others; undertake Service Learning in the outdoors; work with Environmental Community Partners; and collaborate with GU's on-campus environmental organizations such as the Gonzaga Environment Organization (GEO) and the Advisory Council on Stewardship and Sustainability (ACSS).