Academic Catalog 2022-2023 
    Nov 30, 2023  
Academic Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental Science, B.S.

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Requirements for the Major in Environmental Science

Includes ENS 100 , 11-13 science courses; two math/statistics courses; two policy courses; senior seminar, and one or two thesis (research) or senior writing credits, for a total of 17-20 courses. Specific requirements are listed below. Please note that students may not develop an ID major with Environmental Science, nor minor in Environmental Engineering.

C. Six upper level science courses and area of concentration

(No more than four courses from any one department except for Environmental Engineering and Technology students; no double counting from A-B, above. The following are suggested areas of concentration; alterations must be approved in writing by the ESPE Director):

Environmental Engineering and Technology

Requirements for Honors in Environmental Science, Policy, and Engineering:

The major requirements as specified above are required, as are the GPA requirements of Union College described elsewhere in this catalog. A senior research thesis is required, consisting of at least two terms of ENS 498 and ENS 499 (independent research with a faculty member) and presentation at Steinmetz Symposium or other conference as approved by the advisor.

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