College of the Environment - Salish Sea Region

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Western Washington University’s nationally acclaimed College of the Environment is one of the oldest environmental programs in the nation and is a recognized leader in producing the next generation of environmental professionals and stewards.

In addition to Bellingham’s interdisciplinary curricula, the College of the Environment offers students in the greater Salish Sea Region the opportunity to earn degrees in Everett, Port Angeles, and Poulsbo:

Students with an associate's degree can transfer to Western at one of our three convenient locations in Everett, Port Angeles, and Poulsbo to complete their bachelor’s degree through College of the Environment.