The goals of the proposed program in environmental science are to:
1. provide the fundamentals for understanding and assessing the environmental problems facing our society while providing the scientific background knowledge for devising rational strategies for their control and sustainability;
2. prepare students to enter advanced academic studies in the various areas of environmental science;
3. prepare students to engage in work that require knowledge of environmental health, monitoring, and management and restoration and protection of natural resources.
To graduate with a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Environmental Science, at least 122 semester credit hours are required:
*General Education Requirement 50
*Courses appropriate to the Major 18
*Environmental Science Major Core Courses 42
*Restrictive Electives 9
*Free electives 6
To view more detailed information on this major, visit the academic catalog beginning on page 81. Click here to view the academic catalog.