2014-2015 University Catalog

Home >> Undergraduate Degrees >> College of Arts & Sciences >>

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
MAJOR IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

Junior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
ENGL 2311 - Technical Writing 3
ENSC 3310 - Environ/Natl Resc Cons 3
MATH - Math Elective2 4
Upper Div Restricted Elec3 4
Total 14
Spring Semester
CourseHours
BIOL 3410 - Ecology 4
CHEM 3400 - Environmental Chemistry 4
PSCI 2306 - American State Govt 3
Upper Div Restricted Elec3 4
Total 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
ENSC 4170 - Senior Seminar 1
ENSC 4410 - Environ Toxicology 4
GEOL 4460 - Introduction to GIS 4
Visual/Performing Arts* 3
Upper Div Restricted Elec3 3
Total 15
Spring Semester
CourseHours
ENSC 4340 - Environmental Regs& Policy 3
ENSC 4430 - Limnology 4
Upper Div Restricted Elec3 4
Soc/Behavioral Science* 3
Activity/Wellness* 1
Total 15

TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 120

1Lower division restricted electives, select 8 SCH from: BIOL 1411, 1413. 2421; EPSC 2401.
2MATH elective, select 4 SCH from MATH 2412 or MATH 2413.
3Upper division restricted electives, select 15 SCH from: BIOL, CHEM, ENSC or GEOL. One course must be selected from each discipline (BIOL/CHEM/GEOL).

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

Home - General Information - Student Services -
Academic Undergraduate Regulations -
Undergraduate Degrees - Academic Graduate Regulations -
Graduate Degrees - Course Descriptions - Faculty -
Appendix A - Appendix B - Appendix C - Appendix D

5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041-1900 Work956.326.2100