Typical Schedule for Majors

Course TitleFirst YearSophomoreJuniorSenior
Required Courses
ENV 110 - Introduction to Environmental Studies X X
ENV 111 - Environmental Service Learning X X
BIOL 111/113 - Fundamentals of Biology RECOMMENDED X
INTR 201 - Information Technology Literacy X
Social Science Fundamentals
ECON 101 - Principles of Microeconomics RECOMMENDED X
POL 100 - American National Government X X
POL 105 - Introduction to Global Politics X X
Geology Fundamentals
GEOL 100 - General Geology with Field Emphasis RECOMMENDED X
GEOL 101 - General Geology RECOMMENDED X
GEOL 105 - Earth Lab RECOMMENDED X
Statistics
BIOL 201 - Statistics for Biology and Medicine X X
INTR 202 - Applied Statistics X X
Advanced Quantitative Skills
BIOL 282 - Dynamics of Biological Systems X X
BIOL 325 - Ecological Modeling and Conservation Strategies X X
ECON 203 - Econometrics X X
GEOL 260 - GIS and Remote Sensing X X
Electives: Systems
BIOL 217 - Aquatic Ecology X X
BIOL 245 - Ecology X X
BIOL 332 - Plant Functional Ecology X X
GEOL 240 - Hydrology X X
Electives: Interdisciplinary Approaches
ECON 186 - Land in Lakota Culture, Economics, and History X X X
ECON 259 - Supervised Study Abroad: The Environment and Economic Development in Amazonas X X X
ENV 250 - Ecology of Place X X X
ENV 390 - Special Topics: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Environmental Issues X X
SOAN 186 - Land in Lakota Culture, Economics, and History X X X
BIOL 195 - Topics in Biology X X
ENV 295 - Special Topics in Environmental Studies X X
Electives: Humanities
BUS 335 - Ethics of Globalization X X
ENGL 207 - Eco-Writing X X
PHIL 150 - Ethics and the Environment X X X
PHIL 282 - Philosophy of Biology X X
REL 207 - Nature and Place X X
REL 224 - American Indian Religions, Landscapes, and Identities X X
SOAN 224 - American Indian Religions, Landscapes, and Identities X X
SOAN 286 - Land in American Indian Culture, Religion, and History X X
ENV 395 - Special Topics in Environmental Ethics X X X
Electives: Social Sciences
ACCT 303 - Sustainability Accounting X X X
ECON 255 - Environmental and Natural Resource Economics X X
ECON 259 - Supervised Study Abroad: The Environment and Economic Development in Amazonas X X X
POL 233 - Environmental Policy and Law X X
Free electives
BIOL 217 - Aquatic Ecology X X
BIOL 245 - Ecology X X
BIOL 330 - Experimental Botany: Global Climate Change X X
BIOL 332 - Plant Functional Ecology X X
BIOL 325 - Ecological Modeling and Conservation Strategies X X
BUS 335 - Ethics of Globalization X X X
ECON 186 - Land in Lakota Culture, Economics, and History (SOAN 186) X X X
ECON 255 - Environmental and Natural Resource Economics X X
ECON 259 - Supervised Study Abroad: The Environment and Economic Development in Amazonas X X X
ENGL 207 - Eco-Writing X X
ENV 207 - Nature and Place
ENV 250 - Ecology of Place
GEOL 141 - Global Climate Change X X X
GEOL 150 - Water Resources X X X
GEOL 240 - Hydrology X X
GEOL 247 - Geomorphology X X
PHIL 150 - Ethics and the Environment X X X
PHIL 282 - Philosophy of Biology X X
POL 233 - Environmental Policy and Law X X
REL 207 - Nature and Place X X
REL 224 - American Indian Religions, Landscapes, and Identities (SOAN 224) X X
REL 285 - Introduction to American Indian Religions (SOAN 285) X X
Capstone
ENV 397 - Senior Seminar in Environmental Studies X
ENV 493 - Honors Thesis in Environmental Studies X
Experience
A relevant internship, study abroad, research project, or other experiential learning activity approved in advance by the head of the major. X X