Environmental Science - Geosciences Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements:
ENVSCI 100EXPLORATION OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE MAJOR1
ENVSCI 200INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE3
ENVSCI 300FIELD AND RESEARCH METHODS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE3
ENVSCI 400ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE CAPSTONE3
CHEM 102GENERAL CHEMISTRY I5
GEOGRPY 210PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY5
GEOGRPY 270GIS I: MAPPING OUR WORLD3
or HISTRY 190 NORTH AMERICAN ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY
GEOLGY 301ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY3
Select 15 units (at least 9 units from 300-400 level) approved Geosciences courses:15
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
INTERNSHIP IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
SOIL SCIENCE
GEOMORPHOLOGY (LANDFORMS)
WEATHER ANALYSIS
WATER RESOURCES
BIOGEOGRAPHY
GEOHAZARDS
REMOTE SENSING OF THE ENVIRONMENT
CLIMATE CHANGE: THE SCIENCE AND IMPACTS
RIVERS AND FLOODS
GIS IN WATER RESOURCES
APPLIED ENVIRONMENTAL AND NATURAL RESOURCE GIS
FIELD COURSE
EARTH AND LIFE HISTORY
PRINCIPLES OF OCEANOGRAPHY
ROCKS AND MINERALS
PALEONTOLOGY
GEOHAZARDS
NATURAL HISTORY OF YELLOWSTONE NP AND THE UPPER GREAT PLAINS
FIELD STUDIES IN GEOLOGY
PHYSICS FOUNDATIONS
Select 6 units approved Natural Sciences courses:6
INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY I
INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY II
INTRODUCTION TO GENETICS
INTRODUCTION TO ECOLOGY
ECOLOGICAL FIELD METHODS
BIOSTATISTICS
WINTER ECOLOGY & NATURAL HISTORY OF YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
THE PLANT KINGDOM
PLANT TAXONOMY
FIELD BOTANY
CONSERVATION BIOLOGY
CONSERVATION BIOLOGY
AQUATIC BIOLOGY
INVERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY
ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY
INTRODUCTORY ENTOMOLOGY
NATURAL HISTORY OF YELLOWSTONE NP AND THE UPPER GREAT PLAINS
WILDLIFE ECOLOGY
TRAVEL STUDY
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
SOIL SCIENCE
BIOGEOGRAPHY
PHYSICS FOUNDATIONS
Select 6 units approved Environmental Resource Management courses:6
NATURAL RESOURCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL ECONOMICS
AMERICAN ENVIRONMENTAL LITERATURE
GRANT/PROPOSAL WRITING
WATER LAW
CITIES AND SUSTAINABILITY
CULTURAL ECOLOGY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS
US ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS AND POLICY
PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
FUNDAMENTALS OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
FACILITY WATER MANAGEMENT
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS MANAGEMENT
AIR POLLUTION EVALUATION AND CONTROL
SOCIOLOGY OF NATURAL DISASTERS
ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIOLOGY
GENDER, ETHNICITY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Select 1-3 units Experiential Learning (undergraduate research, Internship, travel study):1-3
Total Units54-56
University Writing Requirement:
ENGLISH 371WRITING IN THE SCIENCES3
Unique Requirements:
Select 8-10 units from one of the following techniques option areas:8-10
Area A - Geographic Information Systems:
GEOGRPY 370GIS II: APPLICATIONS AND DATA4
and two of the following:
REMOTE SENSING OF THE ENVIRONMENT
GIS IN WATER RESOURCES (or )
APPLIED ENVIRONMENTAL AND NATURAL RESOURCE GIS
Area B - Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 104GENERAL CHEMISTRY II5
CHEM 352QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS5
Area C - Ecological Field and Lab Methods:
BIOLOGY 258ECOLOGICAL FIELD METHODS2
and two of the following:
WINTER ECOLOGY & NATURAL HISTORY OF YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
THE PLANT KINGDOM
PLANT TAXONOMY
FIELD BOTANY
AQUATIC BIOLOGY
INVERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY
ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
INTRODUCTORY ENTOMOLOGY
NATURAL HISTORY OF YELLOWSTONE NP AND THE UPPER GREAT PLAINS
WILDLIFE ECOLOGY
Area D - Environmental Writing and Communication:
ENGLISH 260AMERICAN ENVIRONMENTAL LITERATURE (and two of the following: )3
and two of the following:
SOCIAL MEDIA OPTIMIZATION & THE NEW WEB
INTRODUCTION TO CORPORATE COMMUNICATION
WRITING FOR THE WEB
GRANT/PROPOSAL WRITING
TOPICS IN PROFESSIONAL WRITING
NATURE WRITING
WRITING FOR NEWS MEDIA