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Degree Requirements | Earth & Environmental Sciences (B.S.)

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Degree Requirements

College of Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Earth and Environmental Sciences

General Education Requirements
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
English    EES 1002  3
ENGL 1157 3  Humanities  
ENGL 1158 or ENGL 11591 3  Humanities Elective2  6
Mathematics3    Literature2  3
MATH 1126 3  Social Sciences  
MATH 2114 4  Social Sciences elective2 6
Science    Arts  
BIOS 1073 3  Arts elective2 3
EES 1000 3    
    Total 39
Other Requirements
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
BIOS 1071 1  PHYS 1033 or PHYS 1063  1
CHEM 1007 1  2nd SCI Elective + PAIRED LAB (non EES)5  4
CHEM 1017 3  Science Electives  9
PHYS 1031 or PHYS 1061 3  Electives  14
    Total 374
Course Requirements for Major
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EES 2004  3  EES 1003  1
EES 2051  3  EES 2005  1
EES 3740  3  EES 2000  4
EES 4560  3  EES 4099  3
EES 1001  1  Approved EES electives  6
    Total 28
 Concentration Requirements – TWO CONCENTRATIONS
Geosciences Environmental and Coastal Sciences
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EES 2700  3  EES 2510  3
EES 31006  3  EES 49256  3
EES 33106  3  EES 45206  4
EES 41106  3  EES 45506  3
EES 47506  4  EES 49496  3
 Total  16 Total 16
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  120
Additional Requirement
 Minimum grade of C in all science courses (BIOS, CHEM, CSCI, EES, MATH, PHYS, PSYC)
  1.  "C" or better required
  2. Check General Education Courses to confirm what courses fulfill this requirement.
  3. 6 credits of Math satisfy the General Education requirements. Check General Education Courses to confirm what courses fulfill this requirement.
  4. Includes 1 credits of Math listed in General Education Requirements section.
  5. Select from BIOS 1081 and BIOS 1083; or CHEM 1008 and CHEM 1018; or PHYS 1032 and PHYS 1035; PHYS 1062 and PHYS 1065.
  6. Up to two of these courses may be substituted by other EES courses of the same level and credit hours.