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The Environmental Studies and Sustainability program at Sierra College provides students with the opportunity to meet the requirements to transfer to four-year colleges in the environmental fields including Environmental Studies and Environmental Science. The program provides students with a common interdisciplinary base with which to address issues of environmental health, sustainability, and global stewardship. Students will have the opportunity to apply principles from a range of scientific fields including the physical, life and social sciences as well as technical skills utilized in ecosystem assessment and the expanding field of solar energy.

Environmental Studies And Sustainability

A.S. Degree

Successful completion of the Environmental Studies and Sustainability curriculum will prepare students for transfer to four-year colleges or universities. The major has been designed to meet lower-division requirements for Environmental Studies and Environmental Science majors at transfer institutions. In all cases students should consult with counselors to select courses that meet general education and transfer major requirements.

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The purpose of the Photovoltaic Skills and Advanced Skills Certificates are to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to obtain employment as Photovoltaic System Installers and Technicians. Emphasis is on the critical skill competencies as recommended by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners for entry level photovoltaic systems work.


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Kristine Gilbert Environmental Studies

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Kristine Gilbert is an Assistant Professor in the new Department of Environmental Studies and Sustainability at Sierra College. Kristine earned... More

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