Environmental Science: Sustainability Science and Policy BS, Four-Year Plan

Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences Department, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with a faculty-initiated concentration in Environmental Science Sustainability and Policy

Combined major and minor.

Year One

Year One: Fall
  • AMAT 112 or 118 (MATH)
  • ACHM 115 or TCHM 130
  • ABIO 130 (DP-NATSCI)
  • U.S. History (CH-USHIS1): Regents < 85 or U.S. History (CH-USHIS2): Regents 85 +
Year One: Spring
  • ACHM 116 
  • ABIO 131
  • AENV 105 and 106
  • Writing and Critical Inquiry (WCI)
  • Social Sciences (DP-SOCSCI)
Year One: Summer

Look for a summer job in the area of your studies

Year Two

Year Two: Fall
  • APHY 140 or TPHY 141
  • AGEO or AENV 221
  • ABIO 201
  • AATM 210
  • Foreign Language (LANG)
Year Two: Spring
  • ABIO 202
  • AENV 315
  • AENV 250
  • Arts (DP-ARTS)
  • International Perspectives (INTLPER)
Year Two: Summer

Consider environmental science field work or internship

Year Three

Year Three: Fall
  • AENV 302
  • ABIO 330
  • AATM 304
  • Specialization Elective
  • Challenges for the 21st Century (CHALLENGES)
Year Three: Spring
  • AENV 327
  • Specialization Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Humanities (DP-HUM)
Year Three: Summer

Consider research opportunities

Students should receive a permission number from the Atmospheric & Environmental Sciences Department office in order to take ABIO 330.

Year Four

Year Four: Fall
  • RPOS 399 (Relevant Topic Required)
  • Specialization Elective
  • Elective
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year Four: Spring
  • AENV 490
  • Specialization Elective
  • Elective
  • Professional Development or Elective
Year Four: Summer

Congratulations, you've completed your degree!

Notes

General Education Requirements, for students matriculating Fall 2014 and after

  • Mathematics and Statistics (MATH)
  • Writing and Critical Inquiry (WCI)
  • Arts (DP-ARTS)
  • Humanities (DP-HUM)
  • Natural Sciences (DP-NATSCI)
  • Social Sciences (DP-SOCSCI)
  • International Perspectives (INTLPER)
  • Foreign Language (LANG)
  • Challenges for the 21st Century (CHALLENGES)

 

Credit bearing Professional Development Options

  • Community Service (RSSW 290, 291 and 390)
  • Research within major
  • University Internship
  • Departmental Internship
  • U.S. History (CH-USHIS1): Regents < 85 or U.S. History (CH-USHIS2): Regents 85 +
  • Community Engaged Coursework
  • Study Abroad
  • Tutoring Opportunities

This is a suggested course sequence.