Environmental Science Minor

The School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences minor in Environmental Science is for students in majors outside of EAS who have an interest in understanding the Environment and issues surrounding it. 

Required Courses

One of:

EAS 1600 Introduction to Environmental Sciences (3-1-4)

EAS 1601 How to Build a Habitable Planet (3-1-4)

Choose 11 credit hours (9 MUST be 3000 level or above):

(These have no prerequisites)

EAS 2420   Environmental Measures  (3-0-3) Every Other Spring

EAS 2600   Earth Processes (3-1-4) Fall, Spring

EAS 4110   Energy Resources and the Environment (3-0-3) Fall

EAS 4300   Oceanography (3-0-3) Fall

EAS 4350   Paleoclimatology and Paleoceanography (3-0-3) Spring

(These have other science/math prerequisites)

EAS 2750   Physics of the Weather (3-0-3) Fall

EAS 4410   Climate and Global Change (3-0-3) Fall

EAS 4420   Environmental Field Methods (3-1-4) Spring

EAS 3620   Geochemistry (3-1-4) Fall

EAS 4740   Atmospheric Chemistry (3-0-3) Spring