Program Outcomes

    • To enhance the ability of secondary teachers to incorporate the scientific, economic, social and legal aspects of environmental problems into the school curriculum
    • To present up-to-date concepts and technology in the areas of environmental compliance and pollution management, and public health and safety for workers and the general community
    • To instill in teachers and other graduate students the concept that the best approach to teaching and learning environmental science involves hands-on activities in scientific research through laboratory and field experiences, and through the use of appropriate computer and instrumental technologies
    • To provide a firm foundation concerning the nature of the scientific method to define problems, gather relevant information, analyze data and consider critically the status of the information relative to the original question