Environmental Science Minor

Students interested in a minor in Environmental Science must meet with the Director of Environmental Studies to develop an approved plan of study.

 

The minor in environmental science requires:

ENVN 2010Environmental Problems and Solutions

1 credit

Two courses from the following:

BIOL 1330Environmental Biology

3 credits

CHEM 1010Chemistry in The Environment and Society

3 credits

GEOL 1010Environmental Geology

3 credits

Plus 12 credit hours from the following, provided those courses are not in the major field of study:

Environmental Studies

ENVN 3660Introduction to Sustainable Landscape Design

3 credits

ENVN 3670Introduction to Sustainable Landscape Design Laboratory

1 credit

ENVN 4270/PSCI 8276/PSCI 4270International Environmental Science and Policy

3 credits

ENVN 4310/CACT 8316/ENVN 8316Our Energy Future: Society, the Environment and Sustainability

3 credits

ENVN 4320/CACT 8326Ecological Sustainability and Human Health

3 credits

ENVN 4410/BIOL 4410/BIOL 8416Wetland Ecology and Management

3 credits

ENVN 4420/BIOL 4420Restoration Ecology

3 credits

ENVN 4600/BIOL 8606/BIOL 4600GIS Applications for Environmental Science

1 credit

ENVN 4610/GEOG 4610/GEOL 4610/GEOG 8616/GEOL 8616/BIOL 4610Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

3 credits

ENVN 4800/BIOL 4800Internship in Environmental Management and Planning

1 - 3 credits

ENVN 4820/BIOL 4820/GEOG 4820/PA 4820Introduction to Environmental Law and Regulations

3 credits

Biology

BIOL 3340/BIOL 8345Ecology

4 credits

BIOL 3530/BIOL 8535Flora of The Great Plains

4 credits

BIOL 3730/BIOL 8735Fauna of The Great Plains

3 credits

BIOL 4120/BIOL 8126Conservation Biology

3 credits

BIOL 4210/BIOL 8216Fire Ecology

3 credits

BIOL 4340/BIOL 8346Ichthyology

4 credits

BIOL 4790/BIOL 8796Mammalogy

4 credits

BIOL 4840/BIOL 8846Herpetology

4 credits

BIOL 4940/BIOL 8946Entomology

4 credits

BIOL 4980/BIOL 8986Ornithology

4 credits

Chemistry

CHEM 3030Environmental Chemistry

3 credits

 

Geography

GEOG 3440Nebraska Natural Resources Management

3 credits

GEOG 3510Meteorology

3 credits

GEOG 3514Introduction to Meteorology Laboratory

1 credit

GEOG 4010/GEOG 8016Conservation of Natural Resources

3 credits

GEOG 4020/GEOG 8026Quantitative Analysis in Geography

3 credits

GEOG 4050/GEOG 8056Geographic Information Systems I

4 credits

GEOG 4100/BIOL 4100/GEOL 4100/BIOL 8106/GEOG 8106/GEOL 8106Biogeography

3 credits

GEOG 4160/GEOG 8166Urban Sustainability

3 credits

GEOG 4230/GEOG 8236Great Plains and Nebraska

3 credits

GEOG 4250/GEOG 8256Landform Studies: Theory and Structural Geomorphology

3 credits

GEOG 4260/GEOG 8266Process Geomorphology

3 credits

GEOG 4320/GEOG 8326Climatology

3 credits

GEOG 4330/GEOG 8336Soil Genesis, Morphology and Classification

3 credits

GEOG 4340/GEOG 8346Water Resources

3 credits

GEOG 4630/GEOG 8636Environmental Remote Sensing

4 credits

Geology

GEOL 3300Structural Geology

3 credits

GEOL 3310Structural Geology Field Methods

1 credit

GEOL 3400Introduction to Sedimentary Geology

3 credits

GEOL 4260/GEOL 8266Process Geomorphology

3 credits

GEOL 4540Geochemistry

3 credits

Environmental Ethics

PHIL 3180Environmental Ethics

3 credits

Society, Environment, and Resource Conservation

SOC 3850Society, Environment, and Resource Conservation

3 credits