Environmental Studies

Minor: Environmental Studies

Required Courses  
Environmental Studies Minor (19-21 hours)
NATSC 030 Introduction to Environmental Science or
CHEM 010 Chemistry and the Human Environment
4 hours
SOC 115 Population, Resources, and Environment 3 hours
Take at least two courses from: 6-7 hours
BIO 250 Conservation Biology 4 hours
ECON 215 Environmental Economics 3 hours
HIST 161 Environmental History 4 hours
SOC 215 Environmental Sociology and Social Impact Assessment 3 hours
Electives: at least two courses from: 6-7 hours
Select from the following (that are not already taken):
3 hours
ANTHR 050 Introduction to Anthropology or
ANTHR 151 Cultural Anthropology
3 hours
PHYS 054 Energy and the Global Environment 3 hours
Additional Requirements  
  • A student must have at least two courses each from natural/physical sciences and social sciences.
  • No student may count more than two courses in the minor towards any specific major.
  • Note that some courses in the minor also have prerequisites.