Environmental Science Technology

Associate in Science

Environmental Science Technology

Chemistry, geology, hazardous materials and environmental health

The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Environmental Science Technology degree provides students with the real-world training needed to become a leader in this important and recession-proof career. The world is growing more complex and the field of environmental science is more important than ever before. Environmental scientists, environmental management specialists and environmental technicians must explore new ways to help sustain a livable environment across our nation and the globe.

Employers are looking for skilled employees who will lend their talents to provide solutions for healthy environments while ensuring that ever-stricter environmental laws are being followed. In Northeast Florida alone, there are more than 30 environmental companies as well as a similar number of governmental agencies like the EPA, Army Corps of Engineers and the Department of Energy looking for gifted people with environmental science degrees.

Students can specialize in safety compliance, hazardous materials or water quality.

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Program Information

Program Code: 2166 

64 Credits


Financial Information

Tuition and Fees: Approximately $6,712*
Financial aid is available, if qualified. 

Additional Costs

Approximately $1,000

Applications and Forms

Program Fact Sheet  

Academic Degree Plan  


Contact Information

Phone: (904) 646-2300

*Tuition reflects Florida resident rates and are subject to change. Certain classes that require labs may have additional fees for lab supplies. Additional fees are published in the class schedule