Curriculum

Environmental Science Major (80 semester hours)

 

Required Courses:

Environmental Science (10 hours)
Earth Science (4)
Environmental Issues (3)
Senior Inquiry (3)

Biology (24 hours)
Principles of Biology I & Lab (4)
Principles of Biology II & Lab (4)
Invertebrate Zoology (4)
Botany (4)
Ecology (4)
Topics in Botany (4)

Business (6 hours)
Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
Principles of Microeconomics (3)

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

Chemistry (20 hours)
General Chemistry I & Lab (5)
General Chemistry II & Lab (5)
Organic Chemistry I & Lab (5)
Organic Chemistry II & Lab (5)

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

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

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

 

Minor Program (23 semester hours)

Earth Science (4)
or Principles of Biology II (4)
Environment and Humanity (4)
or Ecology (4)
Environmental Issues (3)
Chemistry and the Environment (4)
or General Chemistry I and Lab (4-5)

 

One of the following Political Science courses:

State and Local Politics (3)
American Public Policy (3)
Topics: Environmental Policy (3)

 

One of the following Philosophy or Psychology courses:

Contemporary Issues and Ethics (3)
Ethics and Environmental Issues (3)
Topics in Psychology: Environmental Psychology (3)

 

One of the following Quantitative or Technical courses:

Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
Principles of Microeconomics (3)
Introduction to Statistics (3)
Statistics (4)

For more information, refer to the USF Catalog