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Minor in Environmental Science

The Minor in Environmental Science is designed for students who wish to prepare for a possible career in the environmental sciences. The Minor requires a minimum of 20 credits.

Required Courses (12 credits)
  • ENVS - 109 Humans and Environmental Change
  • ENVS - 110 Understanding Our Environment w/Lab
  • ENVS - 210 Ecology and Human Impacts w/Lab OR
  • ENVS - 212 Air and Water w/Lab
Elective Courses (8 credits of which at least 4 credits must be upper division, 300- or 400- level course)
  • ARCD - 200 Sustainable Design
  • ARCD - 320 Introduction to Landscape Design
  • ENVA - 130 Community Based Urban Agriculture
  • ENVA - Garden As Art: History/Design/Implementation
  • ENVA - 145 Community Garden Outreach
  • ENVA - 232 Environmental Economics
  • ENVA - 235 Literature and the Environment
  • ENVA - 240 Ehtics: Environmental Issues
  • ENVA - 319 Health and Environment
  • ENVA - 320 Global Environments and Societies
  • ENVA - 341 Feast and Famine: A History of Food
  • ENVA - 342 Environmental History of Africa
  • ENVA - 360 International Environmental Politics
  • ENVA - 361 Religion and the Environment
  • ENVA - 363 Environmental Law
  • ENVA - 366 Introduction to Environmental Policy
  • ENVA - 390 Special Topics
  • ENVA - 396 Environmental Internships
  • ENVA - 404 Environmental Ethics
  • ENVA - 450 Capstone Practicum for Environmental Studies
  • ENVA - 498 Research for Advanced Undergraduates
  • ENVS - 210 Ecology and Human Impacts w/Lab
  • ENVS - 212 Air and Water w/Lab
  • ENVS - 250 Environmental Data Analysis
  • ENVS - 311 Environmental Chemistry
  • ENVS - 312 Wetland Ecology
  • ENVS - 320 Restoration Ecology w/Lab
  • ENVS - 331 Environmental Health - A Toxicological Perspective
  • ENVS - 350 Climate Change: Science and Policy
  • ENVS - 370 Introduction to Landscape Ecology and GIS w/Lab
  • ENVS - 390 Special Topics
  • ENVS - 410 Methods of Environmental Monitoring
  • POLS - 396 Public Administration Internship*
  • POLS - 397 Fieldwork in Public Interest Organizations*
  • SOC - 360 Cities in a Global Context
  • SOC - 395 Fieldwork in Sociology*
  • ENVA - 308 research Methods*
*Internship/placement or research project must have an environmental component.