Course Sequence

This suggested course sequence may be modified depending on your course background and academic goals when entering the program.

Freshman Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
BIOLOGY 160
General Biology I
3 BIOLOGY 162
General Biology II
3
BIOLOGY 161
General Biology I  Lab
2 BIOLOGY 163
General Biology II  Lab
2
CHEMISTRY 160
General Chemistry I
3 CHEMISTRY 162
General Chemistry II
3
CHEMISTRY 161
General Chemistry I  Lab
1 CHEMISTRY 163
General Chemistry II  Lab
1
FOREIGN LANGUAGE Elective 3 FOREIGN LANGUAGE Elective 3
ENGLISH 101 or 115
English Composition or Rhetoric
3 PHILOSOPHY  100
Ethics as Intro to Philosophy
3
Total 15 Total 15

Sophomore Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
BIOLOGY 250
Ecology
3 BIOLOGY 260
Introduction to Environmental Science
3
BIOLOGY 251
Ecology Lab
1 BIOLOGY 261
Environmental Science Lab
1
PHYSICS 160
College Physics I
3 PHYSICS 162
College Physics II
3
PHYSICS 161
Intro. Physics I  Lab
1 PHYSICS 163
Intro. Physics II  Lab
1
ECONOMICS 200
Microeconomics Principles
3 MATH 156
General Statistics
3
MATH 150
Elements of Calculus I
3  Diversity Curriculum Requirement 3
Total 14 Total 14

Junior Year

First Semester Semester Hours Second Semester Semester Hours
ENVS science elective with lab
Elective (s)
4 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Elective (s)
3
ECONOMICS 320
Natural Resources  (ERS elective)
3 ENVS non-science elective 3
HISTORY I 3 HISTORY II 3
ENGLISH/CLASSICS/SPANISH 205
Elective
3 PHIL 290
Theory of Knowledge
3

GENERAL
Elective

3

THEOLOGY 111
Theological Foundations
3
Total 16 Total 15

Senior Year

 First Semester  Semester Hours  Second Semester  Semester Hours
BIOLOGY 498
Biological Research / Internship

1

BIOLOGY 499
Biological Research II / Internship
1
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Elective (s)
3 BIOLOGY 398
Seminar: Environmental Studies
3
 PHILOSOPHY
Elective
3 ENVS non-science elective 3
THEOLOGY
Elective
3 THEOLOGY
Ethics or Rel/Cult Elective
3
LITERATURE
Elective
3 SOCIAL SCIENCE
Elective
3
 FINE ARTS
Elective
 3 Diversity Curriculum Requirement 3
 Total 16  Total 16