You care a lot about the future of the planet and all of us on it. It’s who you are. Put that passion to work in all kinds of ways, starting at Penn State Behrend.
Blend your interests in earth science, biology, and chemistry to study how humans affect the natural world around us. You’ll not only learn in classrooms and labs, you’ll get out into the field for hands-on study in our amazing Lake Erie ecosystem.
If you view sustainability as a way of life, not just a buzzword, then consider enhancing your degree with this flexible minor, which can integrate social, economic, and environmental concepts of sustainability into a wide range of future careers.
Study the structure of new materials and then use that knowledge to create entirely new products with this unique major, with a particular focus on using innovative polymers to reduce fossil fuel consumption and recycle waste.
Interested in preserving the planet but not sure which path to take? We offer more than 40 undergraduate and graduate degrees in addition to a variety of minors and certificates. You're sure to find something that speaks to you.