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Degrees and Areas of Study


Environment-centered. Experience-based. Career-focused.

When you study environmental science at SFA, you’ll get more than a degree: You’ll gain hands-on practical training and experiences in environmental science. You’ll participate in research initiatives at our specialized labs and facilities. You’ll engage with the community through service projects. You’ll have access to unique, paid internships. You’ll work with dedicated, caring faculty members who truly want to see you succeed.

And, most importantly, you’ll find amazing job opportunities. Lumberjacks who study environmental science find rewarding, high-paying careers. Our graduates go on to work in a variety of settings, including: industrial, petroleum and utility companies, consulting firms, nonprofit organizations and state and federal agencies.     

Degrees and areas of study offered

Students interested in environmental science can choose the following degree programs and areas of study:

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Undergraduate minors

Master of Science

Major Academic Planners (Degree MAPs)

Undergraduate degree major academic planners serve as a guide for taking the right courses in the right order as you make your way toward filing your official degree plan. A Degree MAP is a semester-by-semester sequence of courses that suggests courses you should complete each semester to be “on track” to graduation. To find the suggested Degree MAP for your area of study, explore the list below.

These documents are provided as a resource. Always consult with your academic advisor to ensure you're on track.


Environmental Science

Forestry Building
Room 103

Mailing Address:
PO Box 13073, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962