Environmental Sciences Curriculum Map

Curriculum

Required courses and recommended terms during which they should be taken are displayed below.

These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.

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
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
FallWinterSpring
CHE331 Organic Chemistry I 4    
PHY221 General Physics with Calculus ** 4    
WRI227 Technical Report Writing 3    
Humanities elective 3    
Total   14    
ENV472 Senior Project Proposal   2  
MATH361 Statistical Methods I   4  
PHY222 General Physics with Calculus**   4  
Social Science Elective   3  
Technical Emphasis elective *   4  
Total     17  
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
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

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.