Environmental Studies Minor Requirements:

If you plan to declare an environmental studies minor, please fill out this form.

24 semester hours, completed with a grade of C- or higher and with a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or higher in those courses.

(Please see the comprehensive list of courses in the program here.)

1. Multidisciplinary Courses in Environmental Studies

Four semester hours

Students select one of the following multidisciplinary courses that anchor their understanding of environmental issues. This course should be completed prior to enrolling in ENVT 350.

  • ENVT/GEOS 104: Conservation of Natural Resources
  • ENVT/RELI 239: Environment and Culture

2. The Environment and Science

Eight semester hours

Students select two environmental studies courses from two different departments among biology, chemistry, and geosciences.

3. The Environment and Society

Four semester hours

Students select one environmental studies course from anthropology, economics, history, or political science.

4. The Environment and Sensibility

Four semester hours

Students select one environmental studies course from English, philosophy, or religion.

5. Environmental Methods of Investigation

Four semester hours

  • ENVT 350: Environmental Methods of Investigation