Faculty: Megan Hess, Robert Johnson, Beth Norman (FS), Tom Bush, Nicholas (Max) Handler (PY)
Career opportunities in environmental science include teaching, research and technical support. Employment may be found in federal, state and local government organizations, such as the Environmental Protection Agency, in industries required to monitor their effluent, and in research settings.
Pierce College offers classes for science students pursuing a degree in environmental science and to students who are fulfilling their natural science requirements. The courses that are recommended depend largely on the type of work the student desires. Therefore, it is highly recommended that the student consult with his or her advisor.