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  Dec 18, 2017
 
2013-2014 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Environmental Studies Minor


For additional information about opportunities your college offers, please refer to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences section in this catalog.

Students enrolled in an environmental studies major will explore multiple dimensions on human-environmental interactions: socio-cultural, scientific, technological, political, and economic. They will also develop an understanding of sustainability concepts, acquire experience in interdisciplinary collaboration, and become familiar with basic field research focused on local environmental issues.

Requirements for a Minor in Environmental Studies:


The environmental studies minor will require a minimum of 21 credit hours including the following courses:

B. One course from each of the following categories (9 Credits):


C. Electives (6 Credits)


Any two upper-level electives (300 or above) from two different disciplines from the list of all environmental studies electives (socio-cultural, physical and life science, and political and economic) listed above.

  (up to 5 credit hours) can be taken as one of the two upper-level electives.

Environmental Studies Program Description


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