Environmental Sciences Curriculum Map

Curriculum

Required courses and recommended terms during which they should be taken:

FallWinterSpring
BIO111 Introduction to Environmental Sciences 4    
BIO211 Principles of Biology 4    
GEOG105 Physical Geography: Geomorphology 4    
GIS103 The Digital Earth 2    
WRI121 English Composition 3    
Total   17    
BIO212 Principles of Biology   4  
GIS105 Map and Compass/GPS   1  
MATH111 College Algebra   4  
WRI122 Argumentative Writing   3  
Humanities elective   3  
Total     15  
BIO213 Principles of Biology     4
GME134 Geographic Information Systems     3
MATH112 Trigonometry     4
Technical Emphasis Elective*     4
Total       15
These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.
FallWinterSpring
CHE221 General Chemistry 5    
ENV214 Watershed Science & Technology 3    
MATH251 Differential Calculus 4    
Technical Emphasis Elective* 4    
Total   16    
CHE222 General Chemistry   5  
ENV224 Scientific Reasoning & Methodology   3  
ENV261 Sophomore Project Proposal   2  
GIS205 GIS Data Integration   2  
MATH252 Integral Calculus   4  
Total     16  
CHE223 General Chemistry     5
ENV226 Environmental Data Analysis     3
ENV252 Sophomore Project     3
SPE111 Public Speaking     3
Total       14
These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.
FallWinterSpring
CHE331 Organic Chemistry I 4    
PHY221 General Physics with Calculus ** 4    
WRI227 Technical Report Writing 3    
Humanities elective 3    
Total   14    
BIO327 General Ecology   4  
ENV473 Senior Project Data Collection   3  
PHY223 General Physics with Calculus**   4  
BIO 434 Data Analysis Methods
OR
MATH 362 Statistical Methods II
  4  
Total     15  
BIO327 General Ecology     4
BIO473 Senior Project Data Collection     3
PHY223 General Physics with Calculus **     4
Technical Emphasis elective *     4
Total       15
These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.
FallWinterSpring
ENV474 Senior Project Data Analysis and Presentation 3    
SPE321 Small Group and Team Communication 3    
Social Science elective 3    
Technical Emphasis elective * 4    
Writing Elective (327,328,350,410) 3    
Total   16    
ENV314 Environmental Management and Restoration   3  
Social Science elective   3  
Technical Emphasis elective *   4  
Technical Emphasis elective *   4  
Total     14  
BIO484 Sustainable Human Ecology     4
ECO201 Principles of Economics     3
Humanities elective     3
Technical Emphasis elective *     3
Technical Emphasis elective *     3
Total       16
These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.

Total credits required for B.S. in Environmental Science: 184

* May be 3 or 4 credits; a total of 31 credits of "technical emphasis" courses are required. At least one technical emphasis elective must be an upper-division chemistry course.
** Algebra-based PHY 201, PHY 202 and PHY 203 or calculus-based PHY 221, PHY 222 and PHY 223 are acceptable.
*** Must take WRI 327, WRI 328, WRI 350 or WRI 410.
**** PHIL 331 or 342 recommended.