Ecotourism and Adventure Travel A.A.S.
A focus on natural science, the environment, sociology, and ecology
Learn the business and economics of travel and tourism, and discover the fascinating interrelationships between diverse cultures and ecosystems. By connecting the principles of travel and tourism to the science and sociology of indigenous populations and natural habitats, you’ll gain a profound understanding and appreciation for the field.
The best part? Herkimer’s Ecotourism and Adventure Travel A.A.S. program can be completed 100% online.
Graduates of the Ecotourism and Adventure Travel program have the knowledge, skill, and ability needed for careers in the hospitality, travel, transportation, hotel, airline, cruise, and resort industries.
Although not specifically designed for transfer, Ecotourism and Adventure Travel graduates may also continue their education at a variety of four-year colleges and universities. Students interested in transferring should work closely with their faculty advisor and Herkimer’s Advisement Center to prepare for transfer.
View our program course requirements as published in the College Catalog: Ecotourism and Adventure Travel A.A.S.
The Ecotourism and Adventure Travel A.A.S. program may also be completed entirely online through our Internet Academy. We offer the same level of care and service to online students as we do to on-campus students. All necessary services are accessible online, including registration, placement testing, bill payment, tutoring, book purchasing, and academic advisement. Learn more!