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2007-2009 Courses and Programs

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Curriculum in Environmental Science

Cr. Degree Requirements*
9.5 Communication
Engl 150,250; Lib 160; speech elective (3 cr.)
7-8 Mathematical sciences
Stat 101 or 104; Math 160, 165, or 181; proficiency in computer use
33-34 Physical and Life Sciences
Chem 177, 177L, 178, 178L; Chem 231, 231L or 331, 331L; Geol 100 or 201; Agron 154 or 260; Phys 111 or 221; Mteor 206 or 301; Biol 211, 211L and 212
15 Humanities, ethics, and social science
3 cr. ethics, 3 cr. U.S. diversity, 3 cr. of international perspectives, 3 cr. of humanities, and 3 cr. of social sciences. All courses must be approved.
27 Environmental science
EnSci 295, 381, 402, 483, 495 and 12 additional credits of approved EnSci coursework
26-29 Free electives
120.5 Total credits
Typical Program for the First Year
Cr. Fall
3 Principles of Biology: Biol 211
1 Laboratory in Principles of Biology: Biol 211L
4 General Chemistry: 177
1 Laboratory in General Chemistry: 177L
4 Calculus: Math 160, 165 or 181
3 Communication: Engl 150
16 Total
Cr. Spring
3 Princ. Biology II: Biol 212
4 General Chemistry II: 178
1 General Chemistry II lab: 178L
3-4 Statistics: Stat 101 or 104
3 Communication: Sp Cm 212
0.5 Library: Lib 160
15.5 Total