Academy of Marine Science and Environmental Technology
It is never too early to think about your career choices.
If you are good in science and problem solving and curious about the environment, a career in environmental science may be right for you.
At Lakewood High School's Academy of Marine Science & Environmental Technology, you can earn college credits toward an Associate of Science (A.S.) degree in Environmental Technology.
|Lakewood High School|
|High School courses||FREE credits at SPC||Cr||SPC degree or certificate|
|Introduction to Environmental Technology||EVS 1001 Introduction to Environmental Sustainability||3||Environmental Technology A.S.|
|Environmental Technology 2|
|Land Resources 3|
|Land Resources 4|
1. Enroll in the Academy of Marine Science & Environmental Technology program at Lakewood High School
2. Complete the above high school courses with a minimum un-weighted grade point average of 3.0 and an overall un-weighted grade point average of 2.5.
3. Enroll in the Environmental Science Technology A.S. degree program at SPC within three years of graduation.
If your unweighted GPA is at least 3.0, SPC's Dual Enrollment program offers you the opportunity to receive additional free credits toward your degree.
You bring to SPC:
FREE credits from high school: 3 credits
(A grade of "P" will be given for the college credit.)
After you complete your A.S. degree at SPC, you may choose to go directly into the workforce or continue at SPC to get your bachelor's degree in Sustainability Management.
|Typical jobs in this field||Average pay||Minimum education needed|
|Environmental Engineering Technician||$42,350||Two-year degree|
|Soil snd Water Conservationist||$60,160||Two-year degree|
|Water & Waste Treatment Plant Operator||$39,850||Two-year degree|
|Water Monitoring Technician||$40,790||Two-year degree|
|Environmental Compliance Inspector||$49,750||Four-year degree|