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Major Requirements

These are the course and credit requirements for a General Emphasis in Water Science. View the Water Science Major​ on the UW-Green Bay Catalog.
 
General  
Supporting Courses33
WATER 201
Introduction to Water Science
BIOLOGY 203
BIOLOGY 204
Principles of Biology: Organisms, Ecology, and Evolution
and Principles of Biology Lab: Organisms, Ecology, and Evolution
GEOSCI 202
Physical Geology
GEOSCI 222
Ocean of Air: Weather and Climate
CHEM 211
CHEM 213
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory
CHEM 212
CHEM 214
Principles of Chemistry II
and Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory
MATH 260
Introductory Statistics
PHYSICS 103
Fundamentals of Physics I
or PHYSICS 201
Principles of Physics I
Upper-Level Required Courses21
ENV SCI 335
Water and Waste Water Treatment
or ET 331
Advanced Water and Waste Water Treatment
ENV SCI 337
Environmental GIS
ENV SCI/ET 330
Hydrology
GEOSCI/ET/ENV SCI 432
Hydrogeology
WATER/ET 444
Geochemistry of Natural Waters
ENV SCI 401
Stream Ecology
or ENV SCI 403
Limnology
ENV SCI/ET 433
Ground Water: Resources and Regulations
or PU EN AF 351
Water Resources Policy and Management
Upper-Level Elective Courses: (Choose from the following)17
BIOLOGY 322
Environmental Microbiology
BIOLOGY 341
Ichthyology
CHEM 311
Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 413
Instrumental Analysis
ECON 305/PU EN AF 305
Natural Resources Economic Policy
ENV SCI/ET 305
Environmental Systems
ENV SCI/ET 320
The Soil Environment
ENV SCI/ET 323
Pollution Prevention
ENV SCI 338
Environmental Modeling
ENV SCI 401
Stream Ecology
ENV SCI 403
Limnology
ENV SCI/ET 424
Hazardous and Toxic Materials
ENV SCI 425
Global Climate Change
ENV SCI/ET 433
Ground Water: Resources and Regulations
ENV SCI 491
Senior Thesis/Research in Environmental Science
ENV SCI 492
Practicum in Environmental Science
GEOSCI 325
Regional Climatology
PU EN AF 351
Water Resources Policy and Management
PU EN AF 378
Environmental Law
PU EN AF 379
Natural Resources Policy, Law, and Administration
WATER 321
Stable Isotopes in the Environment
WATER 491
Senior Thesis/Research in Water Science
WATER 497
Internship
WATER 498
Independent Study
Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin 1
Total Credits71

These are the course and credit requirements for an Accelerated Emphasis in Water Science. View the Accelerated Emphasis on the UW-Green Bay Catalog.

Accelerated -Integrated with graduate Environmental Science & Policy program 
Supporting Courses33
WATER 201
Introduction to Water Science
BIOLOGY 203
BIOLOGY 204
Principles of Biology: Organisms, Ecology, and Evolution
and Principles of Biology Lab: Organisms, Ecology, and Evolution
GEOSCI 202
Physical Geology
GEOSCI 222
Ocean of Air: Weather and Climate
CHEM 211
CHEM 213
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory
CHEM 212
CHEM 214
Principles of Chemistry II
and Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory
MATH 260
Introductory Statistics
PHYSICS 103
Fundamentals of Physics I
or PHYSICS 201
Principles of Physics I
Upper-Level Required Courses21
ENV SCI 335/ET 331
Water and Waste Water Treatment
ENV SCI 337
Environmental GIS
ENV SCI/ET 330
Hydrology
GEOSCI/ET/ENV SCI 432
Hydrogeology
or ENV SCI 632
Hydrogeology
or GEOSCI 632
Hydrogeology
WATER/ET 444
Geochemistry of Natural Waters
or WATER 644
Geochemistry of Natural Waters
ENV SCI 401
Stream Ecology
or ENV SCI 601
Stream Ecology
or ENV SCI 403
Limnology
or ENV SCI 603
Limnology
ENV SCI/ET 433
Ground Water: Resources and Regulations
or PU EN AF 351
Water Resources Policy and Management
or ENV SCI 633
Ground Water: Resources and Regulations
Upper-Level Elective Courses: (Choose from the following)17
BIOLOGY 322
Environmental Microbiology
BIOLOGY 341
Ichthyology
CHEM 311
Analytical Chemistry
CHEM 413
Instrumental Analysis
or CHEM 613
Instrumental Analysis
ECON 305/PU EN AF 305
Natural Resources Economic Policy
ENV SCI/ET 305
Environmental Systems
ENV SCI/ET 320
The Soil Environment
or ENV SCI 520
The Soil Environment
ENV SCI/ET 323
Pollution Prevention
ENV SCI 338
Environmental Modeling
ENV SCI 401
Stream Ecology
ENV SCI 403
Limnology
ENV SCI/ET 424
Hazardous and Toxic Materials
or ENV SCI 624
Hazardous and Toxic Materials
ENV SCI 425
Global Climate Change
or ENV SCI 625
Global Climate Change
ENV SCI/ET 433
Ground Water: Resources and Regulations
or ENV SCI 633
Ground Water: Resources and Regulations
ENV SCI 491
Senior Thesis/Research in Environmental Science
ENV SCI 492
Practicum in Environmental Science
GEOSCI 325
Regional Climatology
PU EN AF 351
Water Resources Policy and Management
PU EN AF 378
Environmental Law
PU EN AF 379
Natural Resources Policy, Law, and Administration
WATER 321
Stable Isotopes in the Environment
WATER 491
Senior Thesis/Research in Water Science
WATER 497
Internship
WATER 498
Independent Study
Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin 1
Total Credits71