Environmental Science - A.S.

PROGRAM INFORMATION: The Associate of Environmental Science provides students with the general education courses normally taken in the first two years at a four-year college or university and a flexible plan from which the student can choose a variety of introductory science courses as part of an interdisciplinary or environmental science program. To receive an Associate of Science in Environmental Science degree, students must: (a) make a minimum grade of C in all required math and science courses and (b) have an overall GPA of 2.0 or greater.

Freshman Year

Fall

MATH 1314College Algebra

3

HIST 1301United States History I

3

OR

HIST 2301Texas History

3

ENVR 1401Environmental Science I

4

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

Approved Elective

1

Total Credit Hours:14

Spring

MATH 1342Elementary Statistical Methods

3

HIST 1302United States History II

3

OR

HIST 2301Texas History

3

ENVR 1402Environmental Science II

4

CHEM 1411General Chemistry I

4

Approved Creative Arts

3

Total Credit Hours:17

Sophomore Year

Fall

GOVT 2305Federal Government

3

CHEM 1412General Chemistry II

4

SPCH 1315Public Speaking

3

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

Total Credit Hours:13

Spring

GOVT 2306Texas Government

3

Approved Social / Behavioral Science

3

ENGL 1302Composition II

3

OR

ENGL 2311Technical And Business Writing

3

CHEM 2423Organic Chemistry I

4

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Some universities may require the following:

CHEM 2425Organic Chemistry II

4

This is a sample degree plan; students should consult catalog of senior institution they plan to attend since some requirements vary. Counselors are available to assist in this matter.