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Option Environmental Water Resources Undergraduate Option  

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This option is offered within the following major(s):
Environmental Sciences - College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences



Also available via Ecampus.


The Environmental Sciences BS with the option in Water Resources provides a solid science base for domestic and international work related to water.



Students must first complete GEOG 340. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3) or SOIL 335. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3).

The option requires a minimum of 27 credits from the three categories below.

Core

Choose a minimum of one course, additional courses count in the Sciences category:
CE 412. Hydrology (4)
FE 430. Watershed Processes (4)
  or FE 434. Forest Watershed Management (4)
GEO 487. Hydrogeology (4)

Sciences

Choose a minimum of two courses:
BEE 458. Nonpoint Source Pollution Assessment and Control (3)
CE 311. Fluid Mechanics (4)
CE 313. Hydraulic Engineering (4)
CE 417. Hydraulic Engineering Design (4)
FW 456. Limnology (5)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEO 322. Surfaces Processes (4)
GEO 432. Applied Geomorphology (3)
GEOG 323. ^Climatology (4)
GEOG 423. Snow Hydrology (3)

Resources and Policy

Choose a minimum of two courses:
AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC/ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
ENVE 456. Sustainable Water Resources Development (3)
FW 431. Dynamics of Marine Biological Resources (4)
GEOG 430. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
GEOG 440. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
GEOG 441. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEOG 452. Sustainable Site Planning (3)
OC 333. Oceans, Coasts, and People (3)
RNG 355. Desert Watershed Management (4)
RNG 455. Riparian Echydrology and Management (4)

Total Credits = 27


Footnotes:

* Baccalaureate Core Course
^ Writing Intensive Course


Major/Option offered thru Ecampus - Distance Ed - Signifies that the Major/Option can be completed thru Ecampus - Distance Ed

Option Code: 847




 
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