Department of Environmental Studies

The goal of the environmental studies department is to enhance society's ability to create an environmentally acceptable future.

What We Offer

The Department of Environmental Studies offers a Bachelor’s Degree, a Master of Science Degree, and a graduate certificate in Geographic Information Systems. Students have the opportunity to earn both the Master’s Degree and the graduate certificate completely online.

Admission Requirements and Application Information.

Student Spotlight

Preston Marucco, a recent Environmental Studies MA graduate, was hired at Hanson Professional Services in Springfield, Illinois.

Check out his video describing his experience at UIS!

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