College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Environmental Science & Policy

Considering a major in ENSP?

Are you passionate about helping the environment?

Was AP Environmental Science one of your favorite classes?

Are you interested in climate change, energy policy, water resources and long-term sustainability?

Do you like interdisciplinary studies (e.g., science, social science, and others)?

Do you enjoy outdoor activities, e.g., hiking, camping, boating, fishing, etc.?

Have you considered a career in the federal government, consulting firms, non-profit organizations, or outdoors?

Do you want to learn how diverse people and cultures view the world's environmental challenges?

If you answered "YES" to one or more of these questions -- consider majoring in ENSP!

ENSP Alumni News

Ella Clarke (Environmental Economics, Spanish double major, ’14) saw a chance to make a real difference by joining the workforce right after graduating from UMD.  More...

Mike Penansky (Politics and Policy, 2014) finds his fit with environmental policy.  More...

Eric Golman (Politics and Policy, 2015) is a coffee entrepreneur and CEO. More...

Zadie Oleksiw (Politics and Policy, 2011) has been awarded a Fulbright grant to study solar energy in India. More...

David Markman (Biodiversity and Conservation Biology, 2011) has won an IGERT I-WATER research grant at Colorado State University. More...

Bari Levine (Global Environmental Change, 2009) has turned her dynamic personality to work in dentistry and public health, with great results.  More...

Whitney Beck (Soil, Water, and Land Resources, 2012) has won a National Science Foundation (NSF) IGERT Fellowship, which will fund two years of interdisciplinary graduate study at Colorado State University.  More...

More news about our students and alumni...

ENSP Students Around Campus

Outstanding ENSP Student (May 2017): Jason Winik More...
 
Outstanding ENSP Student (April 2017): Jarryd Page  More...
 
Three ENSP students named Hollings Scholars by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Education. More...
 
ENSP Wildlife Ecology students are helping a campus researcher investigate bat behavior in urbanizing environments.  More...
 
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