Minor in Environmental Science

The Environmental Science minor includes the topics of Earth systems, biological diversity, world resources (water, food, energy), global climate change, urban planning, and sustainable development. This minor meets a growing interest of students and employers in environmental responsibility and sustainability.

Required Courses:
PHYS 142Introduction to Environmental Science3
PHYS 304Environmental Science3
CHEM 139/CHEM 141 General Chemistry/General Chemistry Laboratory4
-OR- BIOL 120 Foundations of Biology I3
WEAX 201Meteorology I3
Electives (select one):3
Environmental Communication
Environmental Compliance and Safety
Self-Directed Exploration of Environmental Science
Total Credits15/16