The Environmental Studies degree incorporates curriculum from Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Science, Economics, Public Administration, Geographic Information Systems, and Philosophy to provide a broad understanding of interdisciplinary approaches to solving complex problems.
In an effort to ensure that students demonstrate a sufficient understanding of the course material and learning objectives of this academic program, only grades of “C” (2.0) or higher may be used to satisfy program requirements.
Environmental Studies Basic Core (28 credit hours) – CHM 2045C, MAC 1105, STA 2023, BSC 2010C, BSC 2011C, PCB 3044, PCB 3044L, ECO 2023, and SYG 2000
Environmental Studies Advanced Core (22 credit hours) – EVR 3008, EVR 3021, EVR 3085, GIS 3043, GIS 4301, two of the following (ECP 3302, PUP 3203, SYD 4510), and a Humanities restricted elective
Environmental Studies Track (18 credit hours) – choose either Sciences or Communication and Planning
Environmental Studies Capstone (3 credit hours) – EVR 4940* (*may only be taken in graduating semester)
Environmental Studies BS Foreign Language Graduation Requirement – none
Environmental Studies BS Additional Academic Requirement (3-4 credit hours) – successfully complete undergraduate research, internship, study abroad/away, and/or service-learning related to the major. Students may substitute demonstrated proficiency or instruction in a foreign language equivalent to the second college semester for this requirement.