University of Vermont

Environmental Sciences

Environmental Analysis and Assessment (14 credits)

Environmental Analysis and Assessment - Environmental sciences majors who select the environmental analysis assessment focus track will study techniques for measuring environmental impacts and managing environmental data. For this focus track, students select at least 14 credit-hours of coursework from the courses listed below:

* indicates a course required for the focus track.
+ indicates a course with prerequisites that are not included among previously-identified courses.

(Note: Course codes/numbers link you to the official UVM Catalogue for that course's description)
Course Credits Title
PBIO 223 3 Foundations of Field Science+
CE 132 3 Environmental Systems Anal +
CE 154 2 Environmental Analytical Practices
CE 248 3 Hazardous Waste Management Engineering
CE 254 4 Environmental Quantitative Analysis+
ENSC 285 3 Hazardous Materials Safety
FOR 146/NR 146/GEOG 185 3 Remote Sensing of Natural Resources+
GEOL 235 3 Geochemistry of Natural Waters+
MMG 220 3 Environmental Microbiology+
NR 143 3 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems+
PSS 261 3 Soil Morphology Classification and Land Use+
PSS 264 4 Chemistry of Soil and Water+

Students must include at least one of the following in their required 14 credits:

Course Credits Title
CE 150 3 Environmental Engineering+
CHEM 121 4 Quantitative Analysis

A maximum of 3 credits of ENSC 195 or 196 can apply towards the 14 credits required in this focus track:

Course Credits Title
ENSC 195 1-3 Internship
ENSC 196 1-3 Independent Research

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