Environmental Science

Program Description

The Environmental Science student will take course work from a wide array of natural resource offerings.  This will prepare the student to work in all areas of environmental science related jobs.

Opportunities for Employment

The Associate of Applied Science degree program in Environmental Science is designed to prepare students for employment as an Environmental Technician.

Program Requirements

Students are required to take English and mathematics placement tests. Developmental classes in these areas may be required. Students may not take a course out of normal sequence without the approval of your instructor.

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Environmental Science (828)

PROGRAM OF STUDY
FIRST YEAR FALL

Course # Course Title Credit
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
ENV 220 Environmental Problems 3
FOR 100 Introduction to Forestry 3
MTH 103 Applied Technical Mathematics I 3
SCT 111 Introduction to Environmental & Science Technology I 4
SDV 100 College Success  Skills 1
FIRST YEAR SPRING
GIS 200 Geographical Info Systems 4
    Humanities Elective 3
HRT 137 Environmental Factors in Plant Growth 3
NAS 106 Conservation of Natural Resources 3
SCT 112 Introduction to Environmental & Science Technology II 4
SECOND YEAR FALL
AGR 205 Soil Fertility & Management 3
ENV 227 Environmental Law 3

ENV or GIS

230 or 230 GIS: Apps in Environmental Science or Apps in Environmental Science 3
ENV 235 Soil Conservation & Spoils Management 3
    Health/Physical Education 1
    Technical Elective 3
SECOND YEAR SPRING
AGR 208 Insect Control 3
CIV 246 Water Resource Tech 3
ENV 290 Coordinated Internship in Environmental Science 4
ENV 211 Sanitary Biology & Chemistry 3
    Social Science Elective 3
Total Minimum Credits for Degree 66

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