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Environmental Studies Minor

Environmental Studies Program

Environmental Studies Minor 
Course Number and TitleCredits
ENVSTD 121 Introduction to Environmental Studies3
GEOG 100 Introduction to Geography3
*GEOG 321 Conservation of Natural Resources3-4
*ECON 333 Natural Resource Economics or HIST 351 North American Environmental History or
HIST 376 Global Environmental History or *POLS 409 Environmental Politics
3
Choose 8 credits from the following: BIOL 191 General Biology I
BIOL 192 General Biology II
CHEM 101, 101L-102, 102L Essentials of Chem I & II w/labs
CHEM 111, 111L-112, 112L General Chemistry I & II with Labs GEOS 101 Global Environmental Science
8
Choose 6 credits from the following: (Courses used to satisfy requirements in previous sections may not be used to satisfy the 6 credits required in this section)
ANTH 314 Environmental Anthropology
*BIOL 323 Ecology
*BIOL 422 Conservation Biology
*CHEM 211, 212 Analytical Chemistry I and Lab
*CHEM 301 Survey of Organic Chemistry
*CE 320 Principles of Environmental Engineering (CE 321 Principles of Environmental Engineering is optional) *ECON 432 Urban Economics
*ENVHLTH 310 Water Supply and Water Quality Management
*ENVHLTH 417 Principles of Toxicology
ENVHLTH 442 Hazardous Waste Management
*ENVHLTH 480 Air Quality Management
GEOG 321 Conservation of Natural Resources
*GEOS 212 Water in the West
*GEOS 426 Aqueous Geochemistry
HIST 351 North American Environmental History
HIST 376 Global Environmental History
SOC 440 Environmental Sociology *These courses have a prerequisite that is not for the minor, but is required prior to taking this elective course.
6
Total26-27