Green Campus Initiative: Academics

Green Campus Initiative

Manchester University is home to one of the oldest Environmental Studies programs in the country. There are three tracks to the major:

  1. Natural History: This track concentrates on ecosystem processes from a biological perspective. Courses include ecology, environmental science (introductory and advance classes), conservation biology, limnology, field ecology, and field research.
  2. Technical: This track concentrates on environmental chemistry and physical sciences.
  3. Policy: This track concentrates on political sciences and economics.

All majors and minors receive some course work from each of the three areas

Please click here for more information on the Environmental Studies program.



Green Factoid

Replacing a 75-watt incandescent light bulb with a compact fluorescent light bulb will save $45.