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Future decisions about the management of resources and waste will be deliberated with great consideration for both their immediate and long-term effects on the planet, and that means enormous demand for skilled graduates able to develop sound environmental policy.
Unlike a typical program in environmental studies, the Environmental Policy major at Champlain is focused less on the theoretical aspects of environmental science and more on the action-oriented practicalities of what you can do to envision bold solutions and change things for the better. This major will give you concrete, hands-on tools and experience applying them that will set you apart when it comes time to market your degree to a potential employer.
In addition to the extensive career-focused programs and support offered College-wide, each of Champlain's career-focused majors features learning opportunities and programs that help our students create highly marketable resumes. Highlights include: