Chaminade University is a Marianist institution committed as an extension of Marianist values to producing local, state, national and international servant-leaders adept at the multidisciplinary acts of understanding, communicating, ameliorating and preserving or developing more harmonious interactions with the environment.
The University's major in Environmental Studies produces skilled intellectual pre-professionals considerate of the spiritual, ethical, scientific, economic, political, legal, historical and cultural aspects of environmental issues. Students in the Environmental Studies Program benefit from a learning experience which prepares them for the real world through coursework, fieldwork, research, service and apprenticeship in the community.
To prepare students to create and perpetuate a future in which the value of diversity is universally known and practiced and the quality of life is not diminished.
The Environmental Studies student will demonstrate an understanding of: