Major in Environmental Studies

41-44 credits, leading to a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree

Required Core Courses (20 Credits)
GEO203People-Environments Geography3
GEO333Advanced People-Environments Geography3
GEO341Introduction to Geographic Information Systems4
POL311American Environmental Politics 3
GEO482Environmental Studies Senior Seminar1
Select one of the following:3
Environmental Sociology
Sociology of Food and Agriculture
Select one of the following:3
Statistics and Public Policy
Introduction to Statistics
Spatial Statistics
Physical Science Courses (9-12 Credits)
Select three (3) of the following:9-12
Global Change Biology
General Biology I
and Gen Bio 1 Lab
Environmental Chemistry
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Lab
Energy and the Environment
Physical Geography
Geography of Soils
Physical Geology
and Physical Geology Laboratory
Interdisciplinary Electives (12 Credits)
Select four (4) of the following, with no more than two (2) from the same department:12
Nature & Science in 19th Century American Art
International Energy Economics
Gender and Environment
Geography, Health and Environment
Natural Resources: Utilization and Management
Environmental History of Latin America
Environmental Sociology
or SOC450
Sociology of Food and Agriculture
Environmental Ethics
American Public Policies
Total Credits41-44