Environmental Science, Minor

The Environmental Science minor is designed to achieve an understanding of the breadth of contemporary environmental issues through a series of courses in environmental studies, while ensuring that each student pursue a purposeful course of study in some traditionally defined area of scholarship. Graduates of the program are trained for professions directly or indirectly involved with problems of environmental quality.

Minor Requirements
Core Requirement
ENVS 100Introduction to Environmental Science1
Select one of the following:1
Environmental Case Studies
Environmental Studies Seminar
Introduction to Geology
Natural Disturbances and Human Disasters
Earth and Life Through Time
Oceanography
Living Systems
Select one of the following optons:3
Introduction to Biology A
and Introduction to Biology B
Introduction to Biology - The Molecular Biology of Life
and Ecology: From individuals to ecosystems 1
Earth & Environmental Science
Select 1 upper level course approved by advisor1
Total Course Units6
1

BIOL 121 Introduction to Biology - The Molecular Biology of Life and AP BIOL Credit and BIOL 240 Ecology: From individuals to ecosystems.


The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2018 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.