Environmental Studies Major, BA

Campus: NYC, Westchester


Major Completion Summary

Requirement Credits
Major Requirements 47
University Core Requirements 44-55
Open Electives 26-37
Total Credits 128

University Core Requirements (44-55 Credits)

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University Core
Complete University Core Requirements 144-55
Foundation lab science fulfilled by ENS 201
Total Credits44-55

Major Requirements (47 Credits)

Required Major Courses
ENV 100Water, Wildlife and Windmills - An Introduction to Environmental Studies and Sciences3
ENS 201Fundamentals of Environmental Science I4
ENS 202Fundamentals of Environmental Science I4
ENV 210Environmental and Natural Resource Economics3
ENV 245Environmental Justice3
or ENV 265 Multiple Environmental Knowledges
ENV 310Environmental Policy and Sustainable Governance3
ENV 320Environmental Assessment3
ENS 326Geographic Information Systems3
ENV 380Introduction to Research Methods3
ENV 498Mentoring Seminar3
Required Major Elective Courses15
Select 15 credits from the list below. Students are limited to one course at the 100-level.
Environmental and Ecological Art
Ecology
Botany
Green Chemistry
Nature and Culture: A Study in Connections
Act Locally: Sustainable Design and You
Animals and Society
Globalization, Trade and the Environment
Energy Policy
Environmental Anthropology
Natural Beauty: An Introduction to Environmental Aesthetic
Equity and the Design of Sustainable Futures
Sustainable Living in Our World
Environmental History
Climate Change
Multiple Environmental Knowledges
Environmental Education and Interpretation
Food Systems and Agroecology
Food Revolutions: The Politics
Flora and Fauna of the Hudson Valley
ENV 297
Various Topics Courses
Development of Environmental Regulation
Topics on Political Ecology
Habitats of the Hudson Valley: Identification and Assessment
Internship In Environmental Studies
Independent Study in Environmental Science
Senior Year Experience in Environmental Issues
Environmental Clinic I
Topic: Ethical and Economic Challenges of Ecotourism
Philosophical Perspectives on Technology
Topics in Religious Studies
Total Credits47

Open Electives (26-37 Credits)

Open Electives
Select 26-37 credits 126-37
Total Credits26-37