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Environmental Science

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Environmental Science Degree Requirements

Environmental Science Curriculum (Credit hours in parentheses)

Area A: Essential Skills (10 total)

Area B:Institutional Options (4 total)

Area C:Humanities/Fine Arts (6 total)

Area E:Social Sciences (12 total)

Area D:Science, Mathematics (12 total)

              MATH 2253               Calculus I (4)

              BIOL 2107/2107L      Biological Principles I (3/1)

              BIOL 2108/2108L      Biological Principles II (3/1)

Area F:Program Prerequisites (16 hrs)

              CHEM 1211/1211L     General Chemistry I (3/1)

              CHEM 1212/1212L    General Chemistry II (3/1)

              PHYS 1111/1111L       Introductory Physics (3/1)

              GEOL 1011K              Intro. to Geosciences (4)                     

Environmental Science Major Required: (48 hrs)

              MATH 2260                 Probability and Statistics (3)

              ENVS 2202K               Intro. to Environmental Science (4)

              BIOL 3000K                Genetics (4)

              BIOL 3300K                Ecology (4)

              BIOL 4440K/4200K     Botany or Zoology (4)

              CHEM 2511K              Organic Chemistry I (4)

              CHEM 2512K              Organic Chemistry II (4)

              CHEM 3150K              Environmental Chemistry (4)

              POLS 3401                 Environmental Law and Policy (3)

              STS 4300                    Environmental Ethics (3)

              SURV 3421                 Geographic Information Systems (3)

              ENVS 3100                 Soil and Water Science (4)

              ENVS 4500                 Internship (4)

Electives: (12 hours from the list below)

              BIOL 3100K        Microbiology (4)         

              BIOL 3250K        Ecosystem Ecology (4)

              BIOL 3500          Biostatistics (3)

              BIOL 3600          Freshwater Biology (3)

              BIOL 3700K        Ichthyology (4)

              CET 3130           Applied Fluid Dynamics (3)    

              CET 3310           Water Treatments and Distribution (3)

              CET 3320           Wastewater Collection and Treatment (3)

              CET 4310           Stormwater Management and Erosion Control (3)

              CET 4330           Solid Waste Management (3)

              CHEM 3100K      Analytical Chemistry (5)

              CHEM 3200        Atmospheric Chemistry (3)

              CHEM 3300K      Instrumental Chemistry (4)

              ENVS 3150K      Environmental Toxicology (4)

              ENVS 3250         Natural Resource Management (3)

              ENVS 3450         Conservation Biology (3)

              SURV 2110          Introduction to Mapping (4)

              TCOM 2010         Technical Writing (3)
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