Environmental Science - A.A. Degree (Transfer)
An Arts and Sciences Area of Study
Application Code 125
For curriculum information, contact the Science, Engineering, and Technology Division—Room ST-248—443-518-1600.
The growing emphasis on environmental issues has created a demand for green collar professionals: skilled specialists in the area of environmental science and natural resources management. This curriculum is a guide for students planning to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science, Ecology, or Natural Resources Management. Students are advised to check the requirements of the institution to which they intend to transfer.
General Education Core
Students enrolled in transfer patterns must take a minimum of 30 credits in General Education. Each student’s total of general education and required courses must equal at least 60 semester hours of credit.
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Biological & Physical Sciences
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Required Courses Related to Major
Electives - Select a minimum of 14 credits from the following according to specific area of interest:
Total Credit Hours: 60
A graduate should be able to
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the biological, chemical, physical, and political components of environmental science.
2. Demonstrate an ability to identify and address environmental issues with scientific and/or technological solutions.
3. Demonstrate effective communication skills when describing the natural world and technological applications.
4. Identify, understand, evaluate, and apply ethical reasoning to problems, dilemmas, and issues.