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Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Environmental Studies

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Requirements for the B.A. or B.G.S. Major

General Requirements

Please refer to the B.A. and B.G.S. requirements on the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Degree Requirements page.

B.A. and B.G.S. Major Courses

A total of 36 to 37 hours is required.

Introduction to Science and Culture 6 hours
Research Methods 3 hours

Choose 1 of the following:

Statistics 3-4 hours

Choose 1 of the following:

  • MATH 365 Elementary Statistics (3)
  • GEOG 316 Methods of Analyzing Geographical Data (4)
  • BIOL 570 Introduction to Biostatistics (3)
Core Courses 12 hours
Electives 12 hours minimum

A minimum of 12 hours is required at the 300-level and above, with at least 1 course with the EVRN prefix.

Choice of electives must be made in consultation with a faculty adviser, and an elective approval form must be signed and submitted to the College before graduation. Lists of faculty advisers are available from the program office and the Environmental Studies website.

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