Environmental Science, Bachelor of Science with a Concentration in Analytical Sciences

Requirements 

Required core courses:
(Note that in the case of cross-listed courses, Environmental Science majors must enroll in the ENVN section)
ENVN 2010ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS1
GEOL 1010ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY3
GEOG 1050HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT GEOGRAPHY4
ENVN/GEOL/BIOL 4610ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT3
A minimum of 3 credit hours in ENVN 4800 must be completed
ENVN/BIOL 4800INTERNSHIP ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING3
ENVN/GEOG 4820INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAW & REGULATIONS3
Also required:
An approved course in statistics3-4
An approved GIS course1-4
Analytical Sciences Concentration requirements:
CHEM 1180GENERAL CHEMISTRY I3
CHEM 1184GENERAL CHEMISTRY I LABORATORY1
CHEM 1190GENERAL CHEMISTRY II3
CHEM 1194GENERAL CHEMISTRY II LABORATORY1
Select one of the following organic chemistry sequences:5-8
FUNDAMENTALS OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
and FUNDAMENTALS OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LABORATORY (5 cr)
OR
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I
and ORGANIC CHEMISTRY LABORATORY (5 cr)
ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II (3 cr)
Also Required:
CHEM 2400QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS3
CHEM 2404QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS LAB1
CHEM 2500INTRODUCTION TO INORGANIC CHEMISTRY3
CHEM 3650FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOCHEMISTRY3
CHEM 3654FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOCHEMISTRY LABORATORY1
CHEM 3030ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY3
CHEM 4400INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS3
CHEM 4404INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS LABORATORY1
Required cognate courses:
BIOL 1330ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY3
BIOL 2440THE BIOLOGY OF MICROORGANISMS4
PHYS 2110GENERAL PHYSICS I - CALCULUS LEVEL4
PHYS 1154GENERAL PHYSICS LABORATORY I1
PHYS 2120GENERAL PHYSICS-CALCULUS LEVEL4
PHYS 1164GENERAL PHYSICS LABORATORY II1
Plus a minimum 11 hours selected from the following:11
INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL GEOLOGY (4 cr)
GEOHYDROLOGY (3 cr)
MINERALOGY
and MINERALOGY LABORATORY (4 cr)
IGNEOUS AND METAMORPHIC PETROLOGY
and IGNEOUS AND METAMORPHIC PETROLOGY LABORATORY (4 cr)
STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY
and STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY FIELD METHODS (4 cr)
GEOCHEMISTRY (3 cr)
CRITICAL ZONE SCIENCE (4 cr)
METEOROLOGY (3 cr)
CONSERVATION OF NATURAL RESOURCES (3 cr)
BIOGEOGRAPHY (3 cr)
PROCESS GEOMORPHOLOGY (4 cr)
CLIMATOLOGY (3 cr)
SOIL GENESIS, MORPHOLOGY AND CLASSIFICATION (4 cr)
WATER RESOURCES (3 cr)
SPATIAL ANALYSIS IN GEOGRAPHY (3 cr)
COMPUTER MAPPING AND VISUALIZATION (3 cr)
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS I (4 cr)
ENVIRONMENTAL REMOTE SENSING (4 cr)
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS II (4 cr)
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF THE CELL (3 cr)
ECOLOGY (4 cr)
FLORA OF THE GREAT PLAINS (4 cr)
CONSERVATION BIOLOGY (3 cr)
WETLAND ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT (3 cr)
Total Credits80-87

Writing in the Discipline

All students are required to take a writing in the discipline course within their major.  For the environmental science major with a concentration in analytical science, the writing in the discipline requirement can be fulfilled by completing NSCI 3940 along with CHEM 3354 and an additional approved lab or by completing ENGL 3980.