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Environmental Studies

Requirements for the major

Environmental Studies and Supporting Courses:

ENV 201 Contemporary Environmental Issues
*PS 242 Environmental Policy and Politics
ENV 590 Internship
ENV 601 Environmental Studies Seminar Capstone

One of the following:

ES 160 Principals of Environmental Science
ES 170 Project-Based Environmental Science

One of the following:

MTH 135 Concepts of Statistics
MTH 335 Statistics
BA/ECO 220 Statistics
BIO 206 Biostatistics & Experimental Design
PSY 201 Experimental Design and Statistics
SSC 252 Data Analysis for Social Science

Plus three electives, one elective from each of the following categories:

Arts and Humanities Electives: ART 105, 120 200, 208, ENG 130, 131, 411, 434, GEO 101, HIS 210, 228, 245, 281, 314, PHI 230
Communication Electives*: BC/MJ 150, BC 251, COM 203, 207, 225, 301, PR 101, WRI 210, 301, 351, 352, 358
Social Science and Science Electives: BIO 105, 120, 113, CHE 105, ES 251, GEL 121, PAX 301, PS 104, 204, 222, 432, SOC 105, 260

Plus a major or minor in a second discipline

*Note: PS 242 prerequisite is PS 101

*Note: To qualify as an elective, two projects completed by environmental studies students within the course must have connections to the environment, and students are encouraged to pres-ent one of the projects at URAC (April) or the Student Symposium on the Environment (December) during the semester the course is being taken.

 

What can you do with an Environmental Studies degree?

Imagine yourself an environmental consultant, environmental writer, environmental lawyer, conservation proponent, or sustainability analyst.