Environmental Science and Sustainability Program (BS)

Earth and Resource Science Department information  

Prerequisites.  BIO 111 CHM 260 CHM 261 CIS 128 , MTH 120 , PHY 143  or PHY 243 ,  URP 111 (22-23 credits).

Requirements.  Eighty-three to eighty-four credits, as follows:

  1. Science core (24 credits).  
    ESS 150 ESS 151 ESS 265 , ESS 272 , ESS 282 , ESS 331 , ESS 372 /BIO 373 .
  2. Sustainable systems (12 credits).
    ESS 180 , ESS 312/URP 312, ESS 360 , ESS 390 /EGR 390 .
  3. Spatial methods (14 credits).
    GEO 203 , GEO 304 , GEO 452 GEO 453 .
  4. Professional development (13 credits).
    ESS 260/URP 260; ESS 297 /URP 297  or ESS 298 /URP 298 ; ESS 485/URP 485, ESS 486/URP 486; ESS 490  or ESS 498 /URP 498 .
  5. One of the following concentrations (20-21 credits).
    Environmental Science (20 credits).

    BIO 113 , BIO 327 , CHM 262 , CHM 263 , CHM 330 , CHM 331 , MTH 121 .
    Sustainability (21 credits).
    ECN 202 , ECN 376 , ESS 285 , ESS 492 /EGR 393 , ESS 472 , ESS 476 /URP 476 , ESS 491 /URP 491 .
  6. All requirements of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Bachelor of Science  degree, including General Education requirements .    

Minimum Credits For the Degree. 124 credits

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