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Associate in Science in Environmental Studies

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The Associate in Science in Environmental Studies focuses on environmental-related issues using a variety of perspectives. Instruction includes basic principles of environmental science and related subjects such as policy, politics, law, social aspects and management.

Degree Requirements


ENGL 111 English Composition I

3 hrs


General Education Requirements

24 sem. hrs

  ENGL 112View Syllabus English Composition II 3 hrs
  COMM 110View Syllabus Introduction to Speech 3 hrs
  CISS 170View Syllabus Introduction to Computer Information Systems or 3 hrs
  CISS 171 Introduction to Computer Information Systems for MAC Users or
  CISS 176View Syllabus Introduction to Computer Science
  MATH 150View Syllabus College Algebra or 3 hrs
  MATH 170View Syllabus Finite Mathematics or
  MATH 180View Syllabus Precalculus
  GEOG 101View Syllabus Introduction to Geography 3 hrs
  POSC 111View Syllabus American National Government 3 hrs
  Arts, Humanities and History 6 hrs


Major Area Requirements

21 sem. hrs

  BIOL 110View Syllabus Principles of Biology I 3 hrs
  BIOL 115View Syllabus (ENVS 115) Introduction to Environmental Science 3 hrs
  CHEM 108View Syllabus (PHYS 108) Physical Science Survey 3 hrs
  MATH 250View Syllabus Statistics I 3 hrs
  ENVS 251View Syllabus (GEOG 251) Resource Management 3 hrs
  ENVS 272View Syllabus An Introduction to Environmental Literature 3 hrs
  ENVS 352View Syllabus (HIST 352) American Environmental History 3 hrs



12 sem. hrs

  Choose four courses from the following:
  BIOL 112View Syllabus Principles of Biology II 3 hrs
  ENVS 220View Syllabus (GEOG 220) Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences 3 hrs
  ENVS 222View Syllabus (BIOL 222) Biodiversity 3 hrs
  ENVS 223View Syllabus (GEOG 223) Environmental Disasters 3 hrs
  ENVS 300View Syllabus (BIOL 300) Evolution 3 hrs
  ENVS 312View Syllabus (POSC 312) Environmental Politics 3 hrs
  ENVS 320View Syllabus (BIOL 320) Ecology 3 hrs
  ENVS 332View Syllabus (PHIL 332) Environmental Ethics 3 hrs



60 sem. hrs

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