Environmental Studies and History, BA

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

BA Language Requirements

All BA students are required to complete the BA language requirements.

Environmental Studies Requirements

Science Requirements
ENVR 1101Environmental Science4
ENVR 1202
and ENVR 1203
History of Earth and Life
and Interpreting Earth History
5
ENVR 1445Environment and Humankind4
Humanities Requirement
PHIL 1180Environmental Ethics4
Social Science Requirements
ECON 1116Principles of Microeconomics4
POLS 1150
and POLS 1151
American Government
and Recitation for POLS 1150
4
SOCL 1246Environment and Society4
Environmental Studies Electives
Complete two of the following:8
Environmental Economics
Environmental Philosophy
Environmental Politics and Policy

History Requirements

History Requirements
HIST 1130Introduction to the History of the United States4
HIST 1170Europe: Empires, Revolutions, Wars, and Their Aftermath4
HIST 1201First-Year Seminar4
HIST 2342Environmental History of North America4
History Seminar
HIST 2301
and HIST 2302
The History Seminar
and Historical Writing
5
History/Geographic-Area Electives
Complete two of the following:8
East Asian Studies
African History
Introduction to Middle Eastern History
Mao’s China and After
Modern Latin America
History-Area Electives
Complete four HIST courses, approved by a faculty advisor, focused on an idea or geographic area. These courses must be numbered 2000 or higher.16

Integrative Courses

Required Integrative Course
ENVR 3300
and ENVR 3301
Geographic Information Systems
and Lab for ENVR 3300
5
Integrated Elective
Complete one of the following:4
Environmental Planning
Geology and Land-Use Planning
History of Science and Technology

Experiential Learning and Capstone

Experiential Learning
Complete an approved activity from either department, combined with reflection in capstone.
Capstone Course
Complete one of the following:1-4
Senior Thesis
Senior Thesis
Earth and Environmental Science Capstone
Junior/Senior Honors Project 1
Capstone Seminar

Combined-Major Credit Requirement

Complete 91 semester hours in the major.

Program Requirement

128 total semester hours required