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BACHELOR OF Science IN Environmental Science

First Year | Second Year | Third Year | Fourth Year

 

Recommended Degree Pathway

The recommended degree path outlines a sample course plan towards graduating in four years. The path suggests taking courses in specific semesters, but there may be semesters when a course is not offered. Consult your advisor for your official degree planning. This degree path is based on the 2011-2012 university catalog. Please click here for the catalog 2009-2010.

Please be advised that in order to graduate in four years individuals must successfully complete a minimum of 15 to 18 credit hours per semester.

 

First Year

Fall Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
FRS 1000 Freshman Seminar (1)  
ENG 1050 Composition I GE required course
MAT 1070 College Algebra GE and major requirement;
A very good understanding of high school algebra is required.
BIO 1000 Principles of Biology GE and major requirement
  General Education: Social Science  
  General Education: Fine Arts  

 

Spring Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
ENG 1060 Composition II GE required course; Prerequisite: "C" or better in ENG 1050
GLY 1150 Earth Science (GLY 1150) Major requirement
MAT 2100

Introduction to Statistics

Major requirement; Prerequisite: MAT 1070 or equivalent
  General Education: History  
  General Education: Social Science  
  General Education PED (1)  


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Second Year

Fall Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
CHM 1300 General Chemistry I GE and major requirement; Prerequisite: MAT 1070 or equivalent
CHM 1100 General Chemistry Laboratory I (1) GE and major requirement; Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of CHM 1300
ENV 2200 Field Botany (BIO 2200) (4) Major requirement
  General Education: Literature  
  General Education Elective  
  General Education PED (1)  

 

Spring Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
BIO 3040 Principles of Ecology (4) Major requirement; Prerequisite: BIO 1000
CHM 1310 General Chemistry II Major requirement; Prerequisite: CHM 1300
CHM 1110

General Chemistry Laboratory II (1)

GE and major requirement; Prerequisite: CHM 1100 and enrollment in or completion of CHM 1310
ENV 2300 Field Zoology (BIO 2300) (4) Major requirement
  General Education: Philosophy or Religion  


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Third Year

Fall Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
  Environmental Science Major Elective Major requirement
GGY 2500 Introduction to Cartography Major requirement
ENV 3100 Freshwater Ecosystems and Watershed Management (4) Major requirement
  General Education: Social Science  
  University-wide Elective  

 

Spring Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
CHM 2500 Organic Chemistry I (4) Major requirement; Prerequisite: CHM
1310 and 1110
ENV 3200 Soils and Hydrology (4) Major requirement
  Environmental Science Major Elective
  University-wide Elective  


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Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
BIO 4310 Biometrics (4) Major requirement; Prerequisite: BIO 1000
  Environmental Science Major Elective  
  University-wide Elective  
  University-wide Elective  

 

Spring Semester

Course#
Course Title
Comments
ENV 4900 Internship Departmental approval
BIO 3420 Pollution Ecology Major requirement
GLY 2260; or Oceanography; or Major requirement; Prerequisite: GLY 1000 or GLY 1150
GLY 2460; or Weather and Climate (GGY 2460, PHS 2460)
GLY 2620 Environmental Geology (GGY 2620) Prerequisite: GLY 1000 or GLY 1150
  University-wide Elective  
  University-wide Elective*
Depending on Environmental Science major elective hours


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Updated: March 2013

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    Leon S. Jernigan Jr, Ph.D.
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    Office: Oxendine Science Building, 2231
    Phone: 910.521.6884
    Email: leon.jernigan@uncp.edu
 
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