Environmental Science Degrees

BA or BS in Environmental Science 

Min. 120 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:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
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)
Electives (To Complete Min. 120 Hours)