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Curriculum Guide

The following curriculum guide is for a four-year Environmental Science degree program and is subject to change without notice. Students should consult an Environmental Science program advisor to ensure that they have the most accurate and up-to-date information available about a particular four-year degree option.

View the Curriculum Guide on the UW-Green Bay Catalog.

Curriculum Guide

The following curriculum guide is for a four-year Environmental Science degree program and is subject to change without notice. Students should consult an Environmental Science program advisor to ensure that they have the most accurate and up-to-date information available about a particular four-year degree option.

An example: Four year plan for Environmental Science Major
120 credits necessary to graduate.
Plan is a representation and categories of classes can be switched. Check with your advisor.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallCredits
BIOLOGY 201 Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Processes 3
BIOLOGY 202 Principles of Biology Lab: Cellular and Molecular Processes 1
CHEM 211 Principles of Chemistry I 4
CHEM 213 Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory 1
MATH 104 Precalculus (or MATH 202 or MATH 203) 4
First Year Seminar 3
 Credits16
Spring
BIOLOGY 203 Principles of Biology: Organisms, Ecology, and Evolution 3
BIOLOGY 204 Principles of Biology Lab: Organisms, Ecology, and Evolution 1
CHEM 212 Principles of Chemistry II 4
CHEM 214 Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory 1
ENV SCI 102 Introduction to Environmental Sciences 3
WF 100
or WF 105
First Year Writing
or Research and Rhetoric
3
 Credits15
Sophomore
Fall
GEOSCI 202 Physical Geology 4
ENV SCI 302 Principles of Ecology 4
MATH 260 Introductory Statistics 4
POL SCI 101
or POL SCI 202
American Government and Politics
or Introduction to Public Policy
3
 Credits15
Spring
ENV SCI 303 Environmental Sustainability (or ENV SCI 460 or PU EN AF 301 or PU EN AF 378) 3
ENV SCI 336 Environmental Statistics 3
ENV SCI 337 Environmental GIS 3
PU EN AF 250 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 2
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
 Credits17
Junior
Fall
ENV SCI 305 Environmental Systems 4
ENV SCI 338 Environmental Modeling 2
ENV SCI 339 Scientific Writing 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
 Credits15
Spring
ENV SCI Upper Level Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
 Credits15
Senior
Fall
ENV SCI 467
or ENV SCI 491
or ENV SCI 492
Capstone in Environmental Science
or Senior Thesis/Research in Environmental Science
or Practicum in Environmental Science
4
ENV SCI Upper Level Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
 Credits16
Spring
ENV SCI Upper Level Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
General Education/Elective 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits124