Department of Environmental Sciences, Huxley College of the Environment
132-137 credits (preparatory courses and major)
Students wishing to complete an Environmental Science major in four years should complete the general chemistry series during their freshman year and the general biology series during their sophomore year. Prospective environmental science majors are strongly advised to take additional preparatory courses that provide a strong background in chemistry, biology and mathematics. The preparatory courses are listed with the major, where approved as GUR courses in the catalog, may be used to fulfill both Huxley College and GUR requirements. All preparatory courses required for admission should be completed on a lettered or numeric grading scale, not P/NP, and must be completed with a grade of C- or better. This Environmental Science major is offered at off site locations. Exact locations are listed in the Extended Education and Summer Programs section of this catalog.
Admission and Declaration Process
Admission and Declaration of Major
A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.