At Galen University, the outdoors become the classroom, as students spend time in our natural environment conducting studies, participating in research, and observing the interaction between communities and their ecosystem. Our Environmental Science (ESCI) bachelor’s degree program is a perfect blend of theory and skill development that is combined with practical field experience and on-the-job training towards improved policy and practice in addressing local and global challenges like climate change, pollution, solid waste management, energy sustainability and others.
Students interested in the environment are given a unique opportunity to master understand of the ecosystems that supports human-wellbeing and that needs protection, as well as learn to gain understanding of the cultural behaviors that impact those systems. The ESCI program also provides critical training in writing, analysis and research development and execution; these allow graduates to offer advice on policy development for the protection of the natural environment that underpins our socioeconomic development. In the ESCI program, students learn to prepare policy briefs, develop conference posters, present at regional and national conferences, research sustainability issues and develop sustainability strategies for local communities, and work with leading public, private, and community agencies in the field of environmental management.
Students are taught in Belize’s natural environment, by experienced Environmentalists, Policy Advisors and Organizational Leaders. They learn to:
- Develop a professional network of colleagues in one of the largest employable sectors;
- Participate in actual industry research and influence contemporary policy development;
- Partner with visiting researchers and other environmental students from abroad;
- Prepare and deliver conference posters and research findings;
- Transition smoothly into graduate school anywhere, globally.
Galen University Environmental Degree graduates gain employment, most of the time prior to, or immediately after graduation; due to their strong network and research exposure while completing their coursework. The wide range of studies allows graduates to start their Careers as:
- Environmental technicians
- Policy Advisors
- Technical Advisors
- Environmental Project Managers
Our tuition is designed to make it easier than ever to attend Galen University. We offer personalized assistance at firstname.lastname@example.org to access a student loan from one of our approved financial institutions. We will help you match your needs to an affordable plan that will allow you to pay for your tuition and fees on time. Contact us now. We want to help make your dreams a reality by assisting with available options adn solutions, to start yoru education here, at Galen University.
Students can enter our four-year Bachelor program directly from high school with a GPA of 2.5. Junior College majors in Arts, Arts & Sciences or Biology & Chemistry also transition smoothly into this program. Relevant courses are accepted from all ATLIB institutions. It’s easy to apply using Galen’s convenient online application available on our website. Belize provides the prefect field laboratory to learn about the environment and delve in a career that will help to support our long term sustainability.
At Galen University, the outdoors become the classroom, as students spend time in our natural environment conducting studies, participating in research, and observing the interaction between communities and their ecosystem.ENROLL NOW