Work on solving the environmental challenges of our time—before you even graduate. While majoring in environmental science at LVC, you’ll start with a foundation in biology, ecology, chemistry, and geosystems. Then you’ll head outside to conduct fieldwork and research
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Science is about discovery—and sharing those discoveries with others. With four field sites within walking distance of campus, you’ll get the chance to conduct research in real-world conditions like wetlands and deciduous forests; collaborate with other scientists to design experiments and identify species; and work side-by-side with faculty and mentors in a research project or for-credit internship.
Discovery Starts Here
Start with Research First
Our Research First program will teach you valuable lab skills even before you start college. If you’ve excelled in science and math, you can get a head start on college-level research in this 40-hour-per-week immersion program. You’ll even get paid!
In Their Words
Professor of Chemistry
Director of Chemistry Engineering Track