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Environmental & Sustainability Sciences

As an Environmental & Sustainability Sciences major, you’ll receive interdisciplinary training in environmental science and studies, developing integrated approaches to address environmental and natural resource issues.

CHOOSE A CONCENTRATION FROM ONE OF THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Environmental Biology & Applied Ecology
  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Humanities
  • Environmental Policy & Governance
  • Land, Air & Water Resources
  • Your own customized concentration

CROSS-UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIPS

The ESS major is offered in collaboration with the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), where you can explore additional classes.

Take advantage of resources such as the Arnot Teaching and Research Forest, Cornell Biological Field Station at Shackelton Point, Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, Cornell Natural Areas and the Shoals Marine Lab.

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