Students at SUNY Cobleskill can now pursue a degree in environmental management.
Students can enroll in the new bachelor's degree program starting in the fall 2018 semester. The program will focus on ecosystem restoration and soil and water conservation, preparing students for careers in both the public and private sectors.
The degree program consists of courses in conservation biology, watershed management, invasive species control, environmental planning and more. The degree will also require students to spend time in the field, gaining practical experience doing environmental management work.