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Environmental Studies

General

Program Title

Environmental Studies

Degree Designation

BS

Award Type

Baccalaureate

Program Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus

Program Description

Environmental Studies intends to prepare students to understand the causes and effects of environmental problems and provide them with tools to assess and manage these problems. The program is interdisciplinary with requirements in both natural and social sciences. A total of 63 credits is required. Clinical experience is not required, but strongly recommended.

College/School

College of Science and Engineering

Status

Active

Number of credits in program

66

Requirements

Free Form Requisites

Program Requirements (66 credits)

Department Core (22 credits): course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

Major Requirements (32-33 credits): course, course, course, course, course, course; course; course; course; course.

Electives

Technical Electives 12 credits: At least six credits in Group A and at least three credits in Groups B and C chosen with the approval of the student's advisor.

GROUP A-Technology Studies: course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

GROUP B-Natural Sciences: course, course; course, course, course; course, course, course, course; course.

GROUP C-Social Sciences: course; course, course, course; course; course, course; course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course; course, course; course; course; course: course.

  • Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing Requirement by successfully completing course.

Notes

course is a prerequisite for several of the courses.

In the Liberal Education program, Goal Areas 3, 4 and 10 as well as half of Area 5 are fulfilled by completion of the Environmental Studies curriculum.

See program website for additional information.

Degree Maps

Major Code

1053

Program Code

2141