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Environmental Studies

The Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and Energy (ESE Institute) offers two undergraduate degrees in environmental studies: a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree. These interdisciplinary programs feature classes and research led by NIU faculty from several different colleges. To further customize your course of study, you can draw from your personal, intellectual and professional interests to choose from the following seven areas of emphasis:

The ESE Institute hosts the Annual Environmental Summit on Environmental Education.