2016-2017

Bachelor of Science with Environmental Science Major

Bachelor of Science with an Environmental Science Major Curriculum

First-Year Gateway Experience
Global Foundations of Character and Leadership
Global Foundations of Organizations and Business
Writing Workshop
Bryant IDEA: Innovation and Design Experience For All
Environmental Science Major Requirements
Level 1 - Required Core Courses
Biology I Principles of Biology
and Biology I Laboratory
Physical Geology
Physics I Introductory Physics
Chemistry I Introductory Chemistry
and Chemistry I Laboratory
Introduction to Environmental Science and Sustainability
Levels 2 and 3 Required Courses
Research Methods in Science
Research Directed Study in Science
Environmental Policy: Decision Making and Problem Solving
Levels 2 and 3 - Track Recommended Courses
Choose one of the following tracks. Optional - Self-design track with faculty advisor
Ecosystems and Biodiversity Track
Level 2 (choose 2 including 1 lab)
Ecology
and Ecology Laboratory
Genetics
and Genetics Laboratory
Plant Biology
Coastal Environments
Human Impact on Land and Life
and Human Impact on Land and Life Laboratory
Microbiology
and Microbiology Laboratory
Level 3 (choose 1)
Biological Imaging
Conservation in the U.S. and China
Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment
Global Change and Geochemical Impact
Plant Diversity in Ancient and Modern Environments
Biomarkers and isotope Signals
Global Health Challenges
Environmental Analysis and Assessment Track
Level 2 (choose 2 including 1 lab)
Genetics
and Genetics Laboratory
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
Biochemistry
Sustaining Air and Water
and Sustaining Air and Water Laboratory
Microbiology
Level 3 (choose 1)
Biological Imaging
Instrumental Analysis for Environmental and Life Sciences
Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment
Systems Modeling
Special Topics in Science Environmental Investigation and Remediation
Sustainability and Environmental Management Track
Level 2 (choose 2 including 1 lab)
Energy Management Strategies
and Energy Management Strategies Lab
Coastal Environments
Human Impact on Land and Life
and Human Impact on Land and Life Laboratory
GIS for Environmental Decision Making
and GIS for Environmental Decision Making Laboratory
Level 3 (choose 1)
Innovation and Global Energy Challenges
Conservation in the U.S. and China
Issues in Environmental Science
Green Technology for Sustainability
Special Topics in Science Environmental Investigation and Remediation
Global Climate Change Track
Level 2 (choose 2 including 1 lab)
Ecology
and Ecology Laboratory
Energy Management Strategies
and Energy Management Strategies Lab
Plant Biology
Sustaining Air and Water
and Sustaining Air and Water Laboratory
GIS for Environmental Decision Making
and GIS for Environmental Decision Making Laboratory
Level 3 (choose 1)
Innovation and Global Energy Challenges
GIS Tools Coastal Planning and Climate Change
Global Change and Geochemical Impact
Systems Modeling
Plant Diversity in Ancient and Modern Environments
Issues in Environmental Science
Biomarkers and isotope Signals
Green Technology for Sustainability
Liberal Arts Core Requirements
Microeconomic Principles
Macroeconomic Principles
Introduction to Literary Studies
Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
Calculus and Analytic Geometry II
Statistics I
Two Humanities Survey Courses
Liberal Arts Distributions - Modes of Thought 1
Two Social Science Modes of Thought
One Historical Mode of Thought (Upper Division)
One Literary Mode of Thought (Upper Division)
Two Scientific Modes of Thought 2
Business Minor Requirement
Selection is made from a variety of business minors (Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Global Supply Chain Management, Human Resource Management, International Business, Management, Marketing, Marketing Analytics, and Sales).
Electives
Subject to programmatic constraints, students may elect to take additional business courses beyond the required minor, not to exceed a combined total of 30 credit hours in the College of Business.
1

Modes of Thought requirements can be met by appropriate courses in the major.

2

Include One Lab Science. One science course must be taken at the 300 or 400 level.

A minimum 122 credit hours required for graduation