Environmental Studies Minor

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College: College of Natural & Health Sciences

Requirements for the Environmental Studies Minor

Required Foundation Courses
ENVS 109Fundamentals of Climate Change3
Select one of the following:3-4
Introduction to Environmental Studies
Physical Geography and the Environment
Culture and Environmental Sustainability
Elective Science Courses6
Choose 6 credits from the Environmental Biology, Chemistry, Geology, or Geography Concentrations. ENVS 102 (3 credits), 201 (3 credits), and 335 Energy (4 credits) may also be used for this elective. At least 3 credits must be 300-level or above.
Elective Policy and Society Courses6
Choose 6 credits of courses from the Environmental Policy and Society Concentration. ENVS 336 Environmental Justice (3 credits) can also be used for this elective. At least 3 credits must be 300-level or above.
Upper-level Elective Course3
Choose 3 credits of 300-level and above courses from any concentration or ENVS core courses not used to satisfy above requirements.
Relevant Internship, Independent Study, or Special Topics courses can also be used to satisfy the Elective Science, Elective Policy and Society, and Upper-level Elective requirements for up to 9 credits.
Total Credits:21-22