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Contact:

Dr. Jeff Yule
Environmental Science Program Coordinator
School of Biological Sciences
Office: 119 Carson Taylor Hall
Phone: (318) 257-3197
Email: jyule@latech.edu

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Environmental Science Curriculum (B.S.)

 

Freshman Year
 
Biological Sciences 130, 131, 132, 133
8
Chemistry 100, 101, 102, 103, 104
8
English (GER)
6
Environmental Science 211
3
Mathematics (GER)
   Mathematics 100 or 101, 112
6
Total
31
Sophomore Year
 
Biological Sciences 216, 217
4
Chemistry 121, 205
7
Environmental Science 212
3
Geology 111, 121
4
Humanities (GER)
   English 210, 211 or 212
3
Mathematics 220
3
Social Sciences (GER) - Geography
3
Directed Electives*
3
Total
30
Junior Year
 
Biological Sciences 260
4
Environmental Sciences 310, 311, 313
7
Environmental Sciences 478 (recommended) or Special Problems
3
Geographic Information Science 250
3
Geology 422
3
Humanities (GER)
 
   English 303
3
   English 363 or Speech 110, 377
3
Statistics
3
Total
29
Senior Year
 
Environmental Sciences 450, 458
6
Fine Arts (GER)
3
Humanities (GER) - History
3
Social Sciences (GER)
 
   Political Science
3
   One other Social Sciences discipline
3
Directed Electives*
12
Total
30
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS
120

*Note: Students are encouraged to obtain a minor in an area of their choice; if students choose not to seek a minor, directed electives are selected from areas including Animal Science, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forestry, Geographic Information Science, Geography, Geology, Physics, and Plant Science.


REQUIREMENTS FOR A MINOR IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Twenty-one hours of course work to include Geology 111, Environmental Science 211, 310, 313, 458, and 6 hours of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forestry, Geology, or Plant Science at the 300-level or above.