Environmental Science, Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

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Minimum Total Credit Hours: 121


Overall GPA - Combined and OU: 2.00

Major GPA - Combined and OU: 2.00

Curriculum GPA - Combined and OU: 2.00

Program Code: B405

In order to progress in your curriculum in the Gallogly College of Engineering, and as a specific graduation requirement, a grade of C or better is required in each course in the curriculum, including all prerequisite courses.

Two college-level courses in a single foreign language are required; this may be satisfied by successful completion of 2 years in a single foreign language in high school. Students who must take foreign language at the University will have an additional 6-10 hours of coursework.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENGL 1113 Principles of English Composition (Core I) 3
CHEM 1315 General Chemistry (Core II) 1 5
MATH 1823 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (Core I) 2 3
HIST 1483
United States, 1492 to 1865 (Core IV)
or United States, 1865 to the Present
3
CEES 1112 Introduction to Civil Engineering and Environmental Science 2
ENGR 1410 Freshman Engineering Orientation 3 0
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
BIOL 1134
Introductory Biology: Evolution, Ecology and Diversity
or General Botany
4
ENGL 1213
Principles of English Composition (Core I)
or Expository Writing
3
CHEM 1415 General Chemistry (Continued) 1 5
MATH 2423 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 2 3
 Credit Hours15
Sophomore
First Semester
CHEM 3053 Organic Chemistry I: Biological Emphasis 3
PHYS 2514
General Physics for Engineering and Science Majors
or General Physics for Life Science Oriented Majors
4
CEES 2313 Water Quality Fundamentals 3
CEES 1000 CEES Seminar 4 0
CEES 2213 CADD Fundamentals 3
BIOL 3403
Principles of Ecology
or Principles of Plant Ecology
3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
CHEM 3153 Organic Chemistry II: Biological Emphasis 3
MBIO 2815 Introduction to Microbiology 5
PHYS 2524
General Physics for Engineering and Science Majors
or General Physics for Life Science Oriented Majors
4
CEES 2323 Environmental Transport and Fate Process 3
CEES 1000 CEES Seminar 4 0
ENGR 2002 Professional Development 2
 Credit Hours17
Junior
First Semester
Approved Elective: Artistic Forms (Core IV) 5 3
CEES 1000 CEES Seminar 4 0
CEES 4114 Aquatic Chemistry 4
CEES 4263 Hazardous and Solid Waste Management 3
CEES 4324 Environmental Biology and Ecology 4
 Credit Hours14
Second Semester
ANTH 4623 Approaches to Cross-Cultural Human Problems (or approved substitute) (Core IV, Non-Western Civ.) 3
ENGL 3153 Technical Writing 3
GEOG 4293 Hydrologic Science 3
CEES 1000 CEES Seminar 4 0
CEES 4253 Statistics and Probability 3
CEES 4943 Air Quality Management 3
 Credit Hours15
Senior
First Semester
HSCI 3333 Technology and Society in World History (or approved substitute) (Core IV, West. Civ. & Culture) 3
P SC 1113 American Federal Government (Core III) 3
CEES 1000 CEES Seminar 4 0
CEES 4911 Introduction to ES Capstone 1
CEES Professional Elective 6 3
CEES Track Elective 7 3
 Credit Hours13
Second Semester
CEES 4913 Environmental Science Capstone (Capstone) 3
CEES 1000 CEES Seminar 4 0
CEES Track Elective 7 3
CEES Track Elective 7 3
CEES Professional Elective 6 3
Approved Elective: Social Science (Core III) 5 3
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours121

Courses designated as Core I, II, III, IV or Capstone are part of the General Education curriculum. Students must complete a minimum of 40 hours of General Education courses, chosen from the approved list.

The Environmental Science electives will be selected from Civil Engineering and Environmental Science courses with the approval of the advisor.