A graduate with a doctorate in Environmental Studies focuses on improving people's understanding of environmental problems and also has the skills to suggest solutions and ways to avoid causing those problems in the future. With the research proficiency and scientific foundation gained with a PhD in Environmental Science, graduates become research scientists or obtain roles as educators.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Graduate programs in Agricultural and Applied Economics lead to the degrees of M.S. (thesis and non-thesis) andPh.D. Domestic and international program concentrations are available the areas specified above. Research and teaching assistantships are offe...