Students can choose a concentration in Environmental Technology and Management with the online Environmental Science degree from APUS. Coursework combines studies of natural and social sciences and focuses on the complex relationship between science and public policy.
This concentration explores environmental hazard mitigation and pollution management. Students will learn how regulations, policies, and politics influence environmental management and sustainability. Graduates will understand management strategies, compliance standards, and new technologies in contaminant treatment, remediation, and disposal.
Course topics specific to this concentration include:
- Chemistry of hazardous materials
- Energy and resource sustainability
- Remote sensing and geographic information systems
- Air quality management
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School Accreditation & Licensing
American Public University System is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Admission TestsPlacement Test
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
- College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.