Program of Study / Environmental Sustainability Minor


Minor

BIO-225 - Environmental Science (3.00 cr.)

BIO-265 - Environmental Science Laboratory (0 - 1.00 cr.)

Select two from:

GEO-326 - Environmental Resources (3.00 cr.)

RES-345 - Environmental Ethics (3.00 cr.)

POL-331 - Environmental Politics & Policy (3.00 cr.)

ECO-311 - Environmental Economics (3.00 cr.)


From the General Education Requirements

One Lab Science

BIO-105 - Modern Biological Concepts (3.00 cr.)

BIO-145 - Modern Biological Concepts Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

- or -

CHE-111 - General Chemistry I (3.00 cr.)

CHE-141 - General Chemistry I Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

- or -

GEO-200 - Earth Science (3.00 cr.)

GEO-240 - Earth Science Laboratory (1.00 cr.)


Electives

Students must choose 13 credits of electives with at least 4 credits in the Science and Math Foundation, 3 credits in the Social Foundation and 3 credits in the Economics and Communication Foundation


Science and Math Foundation Courses

BIO-211 - Plant Biology (3.00 cr.)

BIO-241 - Plant Biology Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

BIO-222 - Animal Biology (2.00 cr.)

BIO-242 - Animal Biology Laboratory (2.00 cr.)

BIO-215 - Tropical Ecosystems (3 - 4.00 cr.)

BIO-326 - Principles of Ecology (3.00 cr.)

BIO-346 - Principles of Ecology Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

BIO-358 - Aquatic Field Studies (2.00 cr.)

BIO-359 - Terrestrial Field Studies (2.00 cr.)

CHE-112 - General Chemistry II (3.00 cr.)

CHE-142 - General Chemistry II Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

CHE-230 - Environmental Chemistry (3.00 cr.)

GEO-203 - Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (3.00 cr.)

GEO-206 - Meteorology (3.00 cr.)

Additional lab science

BIO-105 - Modern Biological Concepts (3.00 cr.)

BIO-145 - Modern Biological Concepts Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

- or -

CHE-111 - General Chemistry I (3.00 cr.)

CHE-141 - General Chemistry I Laboratory (1.00 cr.)

- or -

GEO-200 - Earth Science (3.00 cr.)

GEO-240 - Earth Science Laboratory (1.00 cr.)


Social Foundation Courses

ART-160 - Ceramics I (3.00 cr.)

FN-227 - Introductory Nutrition (3.00 cr.)

FN-250 - Perspectives in Nutrition (2.00 cr.)

GEO-205 - World Regional Geography (3.00 cr.)

HIS-300 - Introduction to Public History (3.00 cr.)

ID-246 - Interior Design Products (3.00 cr.)

POL-210 - International Politics (3.00 cr.)

POL-340 - State & Local Political Systems (3.00 cr.)

POL-370 - Topics in Model United Nations (1 - 3.00 cr.)

PSY-410 - Social Psychology (3.00 cr.)

SOC-231 - Social Problems (3.00 cr.)

SOC-430 - Population Dynamics (3.00 cr.)


Economic and Communication Foundation Courses

COM-225 - Public Speaking (3.00 cr.)

COM-360 - Writing for the Media (3.00 cr.)

ECO-100 - Principles of Macroeconomics (3.00 cr.)

ECO-101 - Principles of Microeconomics (3.00 cr.)

ENG-358 - Professional Writing (3.00 cr.)

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Environmental Sustainability at Meredith College

Meredith College's environmental sustainability major prepares students for the wide variety of careers in the growing green job market through its interdisciplinary nature and emphasis on practical, hands-on experience.

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Contact Information

Erin Lindquist
Environmental Sustainability Program Coordinator .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
(919) 760-8754
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