Environmental Studies Program

Senior Thesis and Senior Research

Undertaking a senior thesis, senior essay, or independent study is a unique opportunity for you to develop and hone your intellectual ability to conceptualize, implement and complete an original environmentally focused research project under the direction of your adviser.

The Environmental Studies Program offers three opportunities for students interested in pursuing independent research beyond their regular class offerings

  • Senior Thesis (two-semester course)
  • Senior Essay (one semester course)
  • Independent Study Project (one semester course)