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Minor in Environmental Science


This minor is an interdisciplinary science minor designed to provide non-science majors with the science and math background needed to examine and evaluate environmental issues. It includes courses from five disciplines to give students broad environmental training.

Course Number and Title

Hrs.

Prerequisites

BIO 110 Ecology/Human Environ.

4

None

GEOL 101 Physical Geology

4

None

MATH 108 Introductory Statistics

3

MATH 100 or ACT 18 or SAT 480

PHIL 280B Env. Ethics

1

None

EVS 276 Env. Sci. Seminar

1/1

None

Choose one:

3-4

CHEM 103 General Chemistry I

(4)

H.S. chem; 3 yrs. H.S. math

CHEM 250 Lead and Civ.

(3)

None

CHEM 251 Molecular Arch

(3)

None

Choose additional course:

3-4

 

BIO 111 Wetlands and Waterways

(3)

None

BIO 129 Drugs, Poisons, & Pollutants

(3)

None

CHEM 104 Gen. Chemistry II

(4)

CHEM 103

CHEM 250 Lead and Civilization

(3)

None

GEOL 210 Natural Disasters: Severe Weather

(3)

None

GEOL 211 Discovering the Ice Age

(3)

None

Total Hours

20-22 hrs.

 

Courses and Descriptions

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