BA or BS in Environmental Science with minor in Biology - Min. 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements

Required courses from General Education:CH111 General Chemistry (3) and CH111L (1)

Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (21-24 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts:

9 hours (BA)

6 hours (BS)

Social Sciences (CJ, CT, EC, HI, PY, PS, or SO): See guidelines.

A course in Economics is recommended (EC202 Microeconomics or EC201 Macroeconomics)

3 hours (BA)


6 hours (BS)

Science: BI101 General Biology (3) and BI101L (1)

3-4 hours (BS)

BA Foreign Language (a single language)

BS Analytical Skills: See guidelines. Must include MA105 Elementary Statistics and MA305 Statistics II is recommended.

6-8 hours (BA)


6-8 hours (BS)

Environmental Science Major Requirements (33 Hours total): At least 15 Science Division credit hours must be at or above 300 level.

Required Courses (27 hours):

SC225 Interdisciplinary Science Seminar (1)

BI105 Introduction to Environmental Science (43) and BI105L (1)

CH114 General Chemistry w/ Qualitative Analysis (3) and CH114L (1)

ES202 Environmental Chemistry (3) and ES202L (1)

PH111 General Physics I (3) and PH111L (1)

ES318 Toxicology (3)

ES390 Environmental Policy (3)

Electives (6 hours): Additional hours as approved by the advisor in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Geology, Mathematics, Science or Physics.

One capstone experience (3 hours):

ES460 Special Problems (3) (Capstone)

SC464 Undergraduate Research (3) (Capstone)

SC468 Internship and Field Experiences (3) (Capstone)

SC425 Science Seminar (1) (Capstone)

Biology Minor (19 hours) and Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)

BI101 General Biology (3) and BI101L (1)

BI102 General Biology (3) and BI102L (1)

BI108 Biodiversity (3) and BI108L (1)

BI301 Ecology (3) and BI301L (1)

BI311 Conservation Biology and Natural Resource Management (3)