Environmental Studies in San Diego

It has never been more important for us to have engaged and educated advocates for the environment. If you have an interest in this area then join us! You'll have the opportunity to explore an array of environmental issues of vast importance, hear from leading professionals and visit areas of great ecodiversity.

Environmental Studies program for teens in San Diego

Program Highlights

An in-depth look at environmental issues that affect society today
Examine environmental issues from a political, scientific, economic, global and social perspective
Understand the connection between the earth’s natural resources and the impact of human activities on them
Using case studies, investigate current environmental issues and possible solutions for resource conservation
Tuition:

Residential Tuition :
$4,998 USD Will increase to $5,198 on Dec 31, 2021

Extended Commuter Tuition:
$3,398 USD Will increase to $3,598 on Dec 31, 2021

Commuter Tuition:
$2,798 USD Will increase to $2,998 on Dec 31, 2021

Dates:

July 24-August 5, 2022

Location:

San Diego, CA
San Diego, CA

Course Overview

Interested in a “Green Career”? Our program in Environmental Studies offers an interdisciplinary look at issues pertaining to ecology and sustainability, without focusing on the scientific side. The focus is on the impact of humans on environmental issues and encourages students to gain a broader understanding of how the multitude of issues that affect our environment. Students will have the opportunity to explore San Diego’s diverse coastal ecosystems. The course will show various career paths, from environmental science to ecological agriculture, giving students a better understanding of where a green career can lead.

 

Excursions in San Diego – Students will visit an ecological institute such as the Nature Collective or Scripps Institute for a hands-on experience to better understand the impacts of climate change.

Topics you'll explore

Hands-On Learning


Students will visit an ecological institute such as the Nature Collective or Scripps Institute for a hands-on experience to better understand the impacts of climate change.

Career Exploration


Through visits to places such as the Scripps Institute, passionate faculty members leading discussions, through to deep diving the differing career opportunities in this field, students will leave this program feeling armed with the tools they need to make decisions around Environmental Studies.

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