Students group around a tray of specimens collected in a stream on Casper Mountain.

Environmental Science

As the world around us grows more complex, so does our need to take care of it. Gain the educational background and knowledge of how impacts across the environment can be coupled successfully with the demands of society.

Using a combination of science, economics, and management, the Environmental Science program provides the necessary skill set to navigate many of the challenges facing the global society today.

What are the features of Casper’s program?

Casper College’s Environmental Science program is designed to prepare students for employment in public or private organizations dealing with the various aspects of the environment and natural resources. The degree program is transferable for students seeking a bachelor’s degree in a related field. Students considering enrolling at the University of Wyoming Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources, the Casper College program provides the first two years of the University of Wyoming’s Environmental Science degree program.

What can I do with this major?

Employment info

Learn more about wage ranges in Wyoming and across the nation, as well as the general employment profile for Environmental Scientists and Specialists.

What are the special admission requirements, if any?

There are no prerequisites for this program.

What courses would I take?

For requirements and more information about this program, view its listing in the academic catalog:

Interested in online learning?

A portion of the courses in this program may be available online. Learn more about online programs and courses at Casper College.

Contact Info

Julie Hansen

Academic Assistant, School of Science

Scott Johnson

Academic Chair; Anatomy & Physiology Instructor

Jeff Sun

Dean, School of Science