2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog


Environmental Science, BS

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 69 hours, on a 126-hour degree, consisting of:

 

 

FOUNDATIONS (10 hours)

BIOL 10513Introductory Biology II

3

AND

BIOL 10511Introductory Biology Lab II

1

ENSC 10143Contemporary Environmental Issues

3

GEOL 10113Understanding the Earth

3

FUNDAMENTALS (16 hours)

BIOL 30403Ecology and the Environment

3

GEOL 30443Earth Materials

3

ENSC 30313Sustainable Development in Costa Rica

3

ENSC 30143Introduction to Sustainability Science

3

ENSC 40001Scientific Presentations

1

ENSC ENSC Elective

3

Choose one From REGULATORY GROUP:

ENSC 50693Natural Resources Compliance

3

ENSC 50703Environmental Compliance

3

ENSC 50713Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessment

3

ENSC 50743Environmental Impact Statements

3

Choose one From FIELD EXPERIENCE GROUP:

GEOL 30113Weather and Climate

3

ENSC 30453Wildlife Research Project

3

ENSC 40013Environmental Internship

3

ENSC 40603South African Biodiversity and Human Development Part 1

3

ENSC ENSC Elective

3

*Electives and Field Experience must be approved by department

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 10054Precalc with Trig

3

18 additional hours of

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