Reqs.: Quantitative Environmental Science Major (B.Sc.)

All BA or BSc degrees require the completion of a minimum 128 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.0.
For further degree requirements, please see our BA/BSc Requirements Page.

Global Liberal Arts Core Curriculum

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Course Number Course Name Prerequisites
EN 2020 CCE (minimum grade of "C") Writing & Criticism EN1010 (minimum grade of "C")
FR 1200 CCF (or above) (minimum grade of "C") Elementary French & Culture II  FR1100 (minimum grade of "C")
CCI 1 Four Integrative Inquiry Courses (course type CCI)
(May not overlap with major, at least one must be at AUP. All courses must be outside the major's disciplinary base.)

Freshmen satisfy CCI courses as follows: FirstBridge (two courses) and two additional CCI courses outside the major discipline. FirstBridge courses may not replace major requirements.

Transfer students satisfy CCI courses as follows: four CCI courses outside the major discipline; at least one CCI must be taken at AUP.
 
CCI 2  
CCI 3  
CCI 4  
CCX Experiential Learning  
MA 1005 or Above (course type CCM) Quantitative Reasoning  
Lab science course coded CCS Experimental Reasoning MA1005CCM or higher to be taken before or at the same time

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS – 49 credits

(Minimum grade of “C-“ required in each course)

 

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME PREREQUISITES
SC1020 Environmental Science + Lab MA1005CCM or higher to be taken before or at the same time
MA1020 Applied Statistics I MA0900 or placement above
MA1030 Calculus I MA1025CCM OR ELECMA-30 OR MA1025GE120
CS1040 Introduction to Computer Programming – 5 credits None
SC2010 (course type CCR)
or
MA/CS3050 (course type CCR)
Contemporary Environmental Issues
or
Research and Writing in CS and Mathematics
4 Credits From Range [SC1020CCS To SC1090CCS] AND (MA1005CCM OR MA1020CCM OR MA1025CCM OR MA1030CCM)
or
None
MA2041 Linear Algebra MA1030CCM OR MA1030GE120
SC4095 (course type CCC)
or
SC3098 (course type CCC)
Senior Project
or
Internship (needs approval of advisor)
College Level=Senior
or
None
SCxxxx Any two courses coded SC (may be taken without the lab component)  
SCxxxx  

 

Electives

Select both courses in one of the groups below (or one from each with approval).

Dynamical Systems

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME PREREQUISITES
MA2030 Calculus II MA1030CCM
MA3100 Differential Equations MA1030CCM

Environmental Decisions Support Systems

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME PREREQUISITES
MA2007 Operations Research 3 Credits From Range [MA1010 To MA2041]
MA4030 Quantitative Decision Making BA3070 AND MA1020CCM

Data Analysis

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME PREREQUISITES
MA2020 Applied Statistics II MA1020CCM OR MA1020GE120
MA3066 Multivariate Statistical Analysis MA1020CCM
 
Select one course from the following list.
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME PREREQUISITES
  Any course coded CS, MA or SC  
  A topics, project or seminar class or internship related to the environment - subject to approval  
PL1021 Ethical Inquiry: Problems & Paradigms None
PO2012 Introduction to Political Geography & Geopolitics None
PL2041 Environmental Ethics None
BA3012 Business Ethics & Corporate Social Policy Major=International Business Administration AND College Level=Junior AND Major=International Business Administration
PO3033 Politics of the Environment  College Level=Junior OR PO1011GE110 OR PO1012
PO3035 Waters of the Globe  College Level=Junior OR PO1011GE110 OR PO1012
EC3043 Economics of Sustainable Development EC2010GE110 AND EC2020GE110
CM3046 Media Law, Policy & Ethics None
AN/CM3080 Environmental Anthropology None

 

FREE ELECTIVES

Any courses desired – must complete a total of 128 credit hours to graduate.

 

Honors

Students earning a GPA of 3.5 or above in the math and sciences courses are eligible for the honors program.