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B.S. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
English Composition and Public Speaking requirement
3-8
University Writing Program 101, 102A-G, 104A-E, or passing the Upper Division English Composition exam 0-4
Communication 1, 3, or Dramatic Art 10 3-4
Preparatory Subject Matter
48-57
Biological Sciences 2A, 2B, 2C 15
Geology 1 or 50; (Geology 50 recommended) 3-4
Chemistry 2A, 2B or 2AH, 2BH; (Chemistry 2C or 2CH recommended) 10
Physics 1A, 1B, or 7A, 7B, 7C 6-12
Economics 1A 4
Mathematics 16A, 16B, 17A, 17B, or 21A, 21B (Mathematics 17A, 17B recommended) 6-8
Environmental Science and Policy 1 4
Satisfaction of the General Education requirement.
Depth Subject Matter
28-32
Environmental Science and Management 120 4
Environmental Science and Policy 100 or Evolution and Ecology 101 4
Environmental Science and Policy 162 4
Statistics 13 or 100; (Statistics 100 recommended) 4
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Management 108 or Environmental Science and Policy 179 3-4
Applied Biological Systems Technology 150 4
Internship-Environmental Science and Management or Environmental Science and Policy 192 3
Capstone Class-Environmental Science and Management 195 2
Honors Thesis (optional)-Environmental Science and Management 194H 0-3
Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation Track
36-46
Select one course from: Atmospheric Science 60, 116, 133, Environmental Science and Management 121, 131, Environmental Science and Policy 152, Geology 134, or Soil Science 100 3-5
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Policy 170, 171, 172, 179, or Sociology 160 4
Evolution and Ecology 100 4
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Policy 127 or Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 154 4
Select one course from: Environmental Horticulture 160 and 160L, Environmental Science and Policy 123, 124, Evolution and Ecology 180A, Plant Sciences 147 and 147L, or Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 100 3-4
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Policy 121 or Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 122 4
Evolution and Ecology 104, 115, 181, Environmental Science and Policy 151, 155, Plant Biology 117 or Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 155 3-4
Select one course from: Evolution and Ecology 147 or Plant Sciences 162 or Environmental Horticulture 160 3-4
Select one biome level course on wetlands, forests, or water from: Environmental Science and Management 144, Environmental Science and Policy 124, 150C, 151, 155, Evolution and Ecology 115, 138, Plant Sciences 130 3-5
Select one organismal biology course on birds, mammals, or plants from: Entomology 103, 116, Evolution and Ecology 112, 114, 134, Plant Biology 102*, 116*, 119*, Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 110, 111, 120, 134; *these are combined lecture/lab courses and will fulfill both the organismal lecture and lab requirements simultaneously 3-5
Complete one lab associated with either the biome level or organismal biology course (Entomology 116L, Environmental Science and Policy 151L, 155L, Evolution and Ecology 112L, 180B, Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 110L, 111L, 120L, 134L) 2-3
Natural Resource Management Track
32-42
Select three courses from: Environmental Science and Policy 160, 165N, 166N, 167, 168A, 169, 171, 172, 179, or Sociology 160 9-13
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Policy 161 or Hydrologic Science 150 3-4
Statistics 103 (or equivalent upper-division statistics) 4
Select two courses from: Entomology 104, Environmental Science and Management 141, 144, Environmental Science and Policy 151, 155, Evolution and Ecology 115, Plant Biology 117, Plant Sciences 130 or Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 110, 111, 120, or 134 6-8
Select two courses from: Atmospheric Science 116, Environmental Science and Management 121, 131 or Soil Science 100 6-9
Environmental Science and Management 185 or 186 4
Climate Change and Air Quality Track
32-41
Atmospheric Science 60 4
Select three courses from: Atmospheric Science 115, 116, 133, 160, Environmental Science and Management 131 or Geology 108 9-12
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Management 100, 121, Environmental Science and Policy 116N, Hydrologic Science 143 or Soil Science 100 6-9
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Management 144, Environmental Science and Policy 124, 150C, 151, 155, Evolution and Ecology 115 or Plant Sciences 130 3-4
Select one course from: Evolution and Ecology 147 or 149 4
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Policy 163, 165N, 166N, 167, 171, 172, 179, or Sociology 160 6-8
Geospatial Information Science Track
31-39
Select two courses from: Applied Biological Systems Technology 181N, 182, Environmental Science and Management 185, or 186 8-9
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Policy 163, 165N, 166N, 169, 171, 172, 179, or Sociology 160 6-8
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Policy 121, Statistics 104, 106, 108, 130A, 130B or 137 8
Other applicable information technology courses from the Engineering department including database management, digital library science and network and Web technologies may be substituted for spatial information with approval.
Select three courses from the following options. Must cover both physical and biological courses from Atmospheric Science 110, 116, 133, Soil Science 100, Environmental Science and Policy 124, 150C, 151, 152, 155, Geology 136, Plant Sciences 101 or Plant Biology 117 9-14
Soils and Biogeochemistry
37-46
Soil Science 100 5
Select four courses from: Environmental Science and Management 100, Hydrologic Science 134, Soil Science 102, 105, 107, 109, 111, or 120 16-21
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Management 121, Environmental Science and Policy 165N, 166N, 171, 172, 179, or Sociology 160 6-8
Select one course from: Environmental Science and Management 185, Geology 134, Hydrologic Science 147, or Soil Science 118 3-4
Select two courses from: Atmospheric Science 160, Environmental Science and Management 144, Environmental Science and Policy 116N, 150A, 150C, 151, 155, Geology 132, Plant Biology 117 or Plant Sciences 130 6-8
Watershed Science Track
38-46
Environmental Science and Management 121 or Hydrologic Science 10 3
Soil Science 100 5
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Management 100 or Hydrologic Science 141 (but not both), Hydrologic Science 142, 143, Environmental Science and Management 108 or Hydrologic Science 151 (but not both) 6-8
Select one course from: Geology 35, 136, 139, or 140 3-5
Select one course from: Applied Biological Systems Technology 181N or 182 4
Select one course from: Soil Science 105, 118, or 120 4-5
Select two courses from: Environmental Science and Policy 166N, 168A, 169, 172, 179, Hydrologic Science 150, or Landscape Architecture 60 6-9
Atmospheric Science 133 4
Select one course from: Entomology 116, Evolution and Ecology 115, or Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology 120 or 134 3-4
Total Units for the Major
111-114
Major Advisers. Marcel Holyoak (Environmental Science and Policy) and Terrance Nathan (Land, Air and Water Resources)
Advising centers for the major, including peer advising, are located in both the Environmental Science and Policy and Land, Air and Water Resources departments.
Students whose last names begin with the letters A-L, please see Melissa Whaley in 2134 Wickson Hall.
Students whose last names begin with the letters M-Z, please see Lacole Brooks in 1150 Plant and Environmental Sciences.
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Updated: March 22, 2017 10:38 AM