Degree Requirements

Please reference the 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalogue for course requirements specific to the Environmental Studies 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).