48 months
47500 USD/year
47500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At Environmental Science at California Lutheran University, you will gain an understanding of the sustainability of natural systems and resources, the interrelationships between these systems, and the human impact on the environment.


At Environmental Science at California Lutheran University, beyond the required foundational science courses, the program provides a broad range of science and humanities courses to select from, allowing you to tailor the program to your interests. The curriculum emphasizes experiential learning, which provides you with opportunities to actively engage in research.

Here are just a few of the courses you can choose to take that align with your own interests:

  • Marine Biology
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Invertebrate Paleontology
  • Field Studies in Water Resources
  • Geophysics
  • Environmental Ethics
  • Economics of the Environment
  • Environmental Law and Policy

Your Future

Many students who obtain the B.S. degree in environmental science are planning careers in environmental protection and management, risk assessment, environmental law, or education. The Environmental Science program at California Lutheran University also prepares students to pursue graduate studies in various environmental fields.

Career paths:

  • Law Office Assistant
  • Education Counselor
  • U.S. Forest Service Assistant
  • Environmental Field Technician
  • Water Resource Educator
  • Non-Profit Regional Organizer
  • Manufacturing Technician

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Science and Intro Environmental Science Lab
  • Environmental Ecology
  • Principles of Biology and Principles of Biology Lab
  • Ecology and Populations and Intro Biol Experimentation 
  • Chemistry and the Environment and Chemistry and the Environment Lab
  • General Chemistry and General Chemistry Lab
  • Physical Geology and Physical Geology Lab
  • Statistics for the Sciences
  • Environmental Science Capstone

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete Your Application & Essay
  • Request Recommendation
  • Submit Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • English Proficiency
  • Optional Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    47500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47500 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for California

1570 - 2658 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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