Curriculum

Environmental Science Major (80 semester hours)

 

Required Courses:

Environmental Science (10 hours)
ENVS 120 Earth Science (4)
ENVS 300 Environmental Issues (3)
ENVS 400 Senior Inquiry (3)

Biology (24 hours)
BIOL 124/5 Principles of Biology I & Lab (4)
BIOL 126/7 Principles of Biology II & Lab (4)
BIOL 310 Invertebrate Zoology (4)
BIOL 331 Botany (4)
BIOL 361 Ecology (4)
BIOL 481 Topics in Botany (4)

Business (6 hours)
ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics (3)

Philosophy (3 hours)
PHIL 320 Contemporary Issues in Ethics (3)

Chemistry (20 hours)
CHEM 121/3 General Chemistry I & Lab (5)
CHEM 122/4 General Chemistry II & Lab (5)
CHEM 224/5 Organic Chemistry I & Lab (5)
CHEM 226/7 Organic Chemistry II & Lab (5)

Computer Science (3 hours)
COMP 101 Computer Concepts and Applications (3)

Mathematics (8 hours)
MATH 105 Introduction to Statistics (3)
MATH 181 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (5)

Political Science (6 hours)
POLI 221State and Local Politics (3)
POLI 375 American Public Policy (3) or POLI 400 Policy Topics: Environmental Policy (3)

 

Minor Program (23 semester hours)

ENVS 120 Earth Science (4) or BIOL 122 Principles of Biology II (4)
ENVS 105 Environment and Humanity (4) or BIOL 361 Ecology (4)
ENVS 300 Environmental Issues (3)
CHEM 105 Chemistry and the Environment (4) or CHEM 121/3 General Chemistry I and Lab (4-5)

 

One of the following Political Science courses:

POLI 221 State and Local Politics (3)
POLI 375 American Public Policy (3)
POLI 494 Topics: Environmental Policy (3)

 

One of the following Philosophy or Psychology courses:

PHIL 320 Contemporary Issues and Ethics (3)
PHIL 323 Ethics and Environmental Issues (3)
PSYC 494 Topics in Psychology: Environmental Psychology (3)

 

One of the following Quantitative or Technical courses:

ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
MATH 105 Introduction to Statistics (3)
MATH 175 Statistics (4)

For more information, refer to the USF Catalog