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Courses

Major in Environmental Studies
37 credits, distributed among Core Courses (seven courses/21 credits); Elective Supporting Courses (two courses/6 credits); and Integrative Experiences, including an academic internship (four courses/ 10 credits).

Minor in Environmental Studies.
27 credits, distributed among Core Courses (six courses/18 credits); Elective Supporting Courses (two courses/6 credits); ENVR-INTR Academic Internship or ENVR 380.

Core Courses

Biology 200 (PN) General Zoology OR 220 General Botany
Biology 180 Fundamentals of Ecology OR 380 General Ecology
Chemistry 101 Fundamentals of Chemistry OR 121 (PN,I) General Chemistry
Geography 101 (PN,I) Global Weather and Climate Systems OR 102 (PN,I) Landforms and Landscapes OR 103 (PN,I) Water and Land Resources
Geography 307 Environmental Conservation and Development OR 308 Land Resources Management
Geology 101 or 105 (both PN,I) Physical Geology OR 115 (PN,I) Environmental Geology OR 116 (PN,I) Energy Resources and the Environment
English 315 Environmental Literature or Political Science 336 (PS) Politics of Environmental Policy

Elective Supporting Courses

Two 300- or 400-level electives from one discipline are required for a major or minor in environmental studies to supplement a non-science major. Two 300- or 400-level electives in two different disciplines outside the primary major are required for a major or minor in environmental studies to supplement another environment-oriented major.

Biology 200 (PN) General Zoology
Biology 220 General Botany
Biology 225 Local Flora
Biology 323 Plant Diversity
Biology 326 Plant Ecology
Biology 331 Vertebrate Zoology
Biology 333 Invertebrate Zoology
Biology 335 (PN,I) Entomology
Biology 385 (PN) Applied Ecology
Biology 387 Aquatic Biology
Chemistry 121,122 (both PN,I) & 123 General Chemistry I, II and III
Chemistry 200 Quantitative Analytical Chemistry
Chemistry 311 Organic Chemistry I
Chemistry 315 Environmental Chemistry
Computer Science 211 Introduction to Computer Science I
Economics 202 Principles of Microeconomics
English 315 Environmental Literature
Geography 101 (PN,I) Global Weather and Climate Systems
Geography 102 (PN,I) Landforms and Landscapes
Geography 103 (PN,I) Water and Land Resources
Geography 305 Water Resources Management
Geography 307 Environmental Conservation and Development
Geography 308 Land Resources Management
Geography 373 GIS and Remote Sensing
Geology 101 OR 105 (both PN,I) Physical Geology
Geology 115 (PN,I) Environmental Geology
Geology 116 (PN,I) Energy Resources and the Environment
Geology 301 Mineralogy
Geology 309 Geomorphology
Geology 330 Hydrogeology
Mathematics 315 Probability and Statistics OR Psychology 240 (Q) Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Physics 102 & 103 (both PN,I) Principles of Physics II and III
Physics 202 (PN,I) & 203 Basic Physics II and III
Political Science 336 (PS) Politics of Environmental Policy
Integrative Experiences

ENVR-100 Intro to Enviromental Studies (1 Credits)
ENVR-380 Special Topics (3 Credits)
ENVR-430 Environmental Field Experience (3 Credits)
ENVR-450 Senior Inquiry (3 Credits)
ENVR-INTR Environmental Studies Internship (0-9 Credits)