Quantitative Methods in Environmental Science Minor

Degree: Minor

Learn how to effectively apply mathematical methods to environmental relationships through a minor in Quantitative Methods in Environmental Science.

Why Study This Program?

Explore environmental relationships through mathematical methods with the Quantitative Methods in Environmental Science minor. This 18-credit course of study provides students with the quantitative and technical skills that are valued by both employers and graduate programs in environmental science. 

This minor, one of five multidisciplinary minors offered through Millersville University's Center for Environmental Sciences, allows environmentally conscious students to complement their chosen majors in the sciences, humanities and social sciences. Your major will serve as an important academic foundation upon which this minor will build expertise in a specific environmental area. As environmental problems are increasingly addressed by multidisciplinary teams, a minor in Quantitative Methods in Environmental Science prepares students to influence positive environmental chance in those multidisciplinary settings. 

What Will You Learn?

Students who choose to minor in Quantitative Methods in Environmental Science will explore the topic through the diverse lenses of the biology, environmental, earth sciences, geography, chemistry, occupational safety and environmental health and information technology fields. The only required course for this minor is Environmental Clinic, with a variety of elective options to round out your study such as Biometry, Environmental Statistics & Risk Assessment, GIS Application for Earth Science, Quantitative Analysis, Environmental, Groundwater Geology, and Environment and Industry Hygiene.