Leading the way toward solutions
The comprehensive nature of The Water School at FGCU allows us to focus on key areas critical to our water-driven world: Climate Change, Natural Resources, Ecosystem Health and Well-Being, Restoration, and Remediation.
With 400 acres of protected habitat and LEED-certified buildings, FGCU is an environmental lab with sustainability at the core of its mission. Our award-winning initiatives in education, energy production, research and sustainable practices make us one of the nation's greenest campuses - the perfect place to develop The Water School at FGCU.
Academic Programs within The Water School:
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Environmental Studies & Ecology
The Department of Ecology & Environmental Studies offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs focused on the environment.Connect with the Department
Marine & Earth Science
The Department of Marine & Earth Science offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs focusing on coastal environment & geology.connect with the department
Centers & Research Institutes
The Centers & Institutes within The Water School play an important role in research and outreach in our local community.explore
Distinguishing FGCU as a leader in Water
Located in the midst of Florida's complex freshwater and saltwater systems, The Water School is uniquely positioned to explore water-based issues. The health of waterways impacts surrounding ecosystems, regional and state economies and people who rely on water for life and leisure. By taking a leadership role in this vital arena, FGCU acts as a catalyst for change in our community and throughout the world.
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