Environmental Economics and Policy collage
Type: 
Major
Level: 
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Class Location: 
Corvallis Campus
On-Line
Department: 
Applied Economics
Options: 
  • General (Available on-campus and online!)
  • Economics
  • Policy
Learning Outcomes: 

A Student Learning Outcome (SLO) describes what a student is expected to learn as a result of participating in academic activities or experiences. SLO's focus on knowledge gained, skills and abilities acquired or demonstrated, and attitudes or values changed.

  • Explain microeconomic theory at the intermediate level.
  • Analyze natural resource and environmental management issues by applying economic theories and tools.
  • Apply statistics and regression techniques to economic date and models and evaluate results.
  • Communicate the process and results of economic analysis of environmental and natural resource issues through a variety of oral and written methods.
  • Explain the United States legal system, particulary as it applies to environmental issues and natural resource use.
  • Explain the linkages between local and global environmental and natural resource issues and policy.
Career Paths: 
  • Policy Specialist
  • Program Manager
  • Compliance Analyst
  • Economic Analyst
  • Environmental Consulting
  • Land Use Planning
  • Marketing Coordinating
  • For those interested in Law School, Grad School, or an MBA program.
Learn more: 

Current Research in the Environmental Economics & Policy Field

For more information, contact Tjodie Richardson, adviser for Environmental Economics and Policy