2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Environmental Science BS

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 67 hours, on a 126-hour degree, consisting of:

Environmental Science Core (31-32 semester hours)

BIOL 10003Contemporary Issues in Biology

3

OR

BIOL 10503Introductory Biology I

3

AND

BIOL 10501Introductory Biology Lab I

1

 

BIOL 30403Ecology and the Environment

3

GEOL 10113Understanding the Earth

3

ENSC 10143Contemporary Environmental Issues

3

ENSC 30133Concepts in Environmental Science

3

ENSC 40001Scientific Presentations

1

Choose 1 (3hrs) From ENV LEADERSHIP GROUP:

ENSC 40193Environmental Stewardship Seminar

3

ENSC 50793Environmental Sustainability

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) From LAND SURFACE GROUP:

GEOL 40493Geomorphology

3

GEOL 40393Soils in the Environment

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) From WATER GROUP:

ENSC 50403Rivers in the Landscape

3

GEOL 50493Physical Hydrology

3

ENSC 50723Water and Wastewater Technology

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) From COMPLIANCE GROUP:

ENSC 50693Natural Resources Compliance

3

ENSC 50703Environmental Compliance

3

Choose 1 (3hrs) From FIELD RESEARCH GROUP:

ENSC 30403Field Methods

3

ENSC 30453Wildlife Research Project

3

ENSC 50613Chemical Analysis of Environmental Systems

3

Associated Requirements (36-37 semester hours)

CHEM 10113General Chemistry I

3

CHEM 10123General Chemistry II

3

CHEM 10122General Chemistry II Laboratory

2

PHYS 10154General Physics I with Laboratory

4

MATH 10043Elementary Statistics

3

MATH 10524Calculus I

4

OR

MATH 10283Applied Calculus

3

18 additional hours of

Electives selected with regard to the interest of the student as approved by the advisor with no more than 6 hours outside the College of Science & Engineering.