The Environmental Studies (B.S.) program at East Stroudsburg University provides students with hands-on, personalized instruction in environmental studies and prepares them for a wide range of careers in environmental science and conservation.

ESU offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Environmental Studies.

Our students are taught by full-time faculty members with doctoral degrees in Biology, and we offer a broad range of courses related to environmental science.

All About Environmental Studies at ESU

All About Environmental Studies at ESU

What do students learn to do?

Students in the Environmental Studies program will learn how to identify local plants and animals, survey streams for fishes and aquatic invertebrates, use lab equipment to assess water quality and test for pollution.

Students will also learn how to carry out experiments and analyze data, and give presentations on environmental science to both scientific and general audiences.

Career Opportunities

A Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Environmental Studies is a good choice for those who plan to work as environmental consultants, in conservation districts, state and federal environmental agencies, non-governmental organizations or plan on attending graduate school.

Innovative Faculty

ESU Biology courses are taught by 13 full-time faculty members who all have doctoral degrees and years of experience teaching and doing research in biology. Our faculty have diverse interests in Biology and remain active in their disciplines, and they share their enthusiasm and appreciation for biology with our students.

Learn more about ESU and the Environmental Studies major.

Contact Us

For additional information about our programs, please contact the department secretary at (570) 422-3725 or email at

Contact Information

Campus Address
SciTech 224
(570) 422-3725
(570) 422-3724 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair
Josh Loomis
(570) 422-2708