The Environmental Policy minor focuses on the ethical, cultural, political, economic, and scientific factors that facilitate or impede environmental problem-solving. The minor provides students with a grasp of national and international environmental laws and policies designed to address current environmental concerns. Students will study the political and cultural contexts that shape the relationship between human interests and environmental concerns, including the roles played by science, government, business, and civil society.

Minor in Environmental Policy Requirements: 19-20 Credits

EVS 333Environmental Politics And Policy3
EVS 354Environmental Ethics3
EVS 355Environment and Society: Sociological Perspectives3
Select one of the following:3-4
Introduction To Atmospheric Sciences
Introductory Chemistry
Environmental Science
Environmental Geology
Conceptual Physics
Select one of the following:4
Introduction To Atmospheric Sciences
and Introduction To Atmospheric Sciences Laboratory
General Biology: Cellular and Molecular
and General Biology: Cellular and Molecular Laboratory
General Biology: Organismal and Population
and General Biology: Organismal and Population Laboratory
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Laboratory
Select one of the following:3
Demography: World Population Issues
Environmental Philosophy
Food, Society and Environment
Sustainability and Rural America
Total Credits19-20