Environmental, Soil, and Water Science B.S.A.

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan should see the Eight-Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013)3  
ENSC 1003 Environmental Science
& ENSC 1001L Environmental Science Laboratory
4  
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab)
4  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)3  
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives1  
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective  3
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
CSES 1203 Introduction to Plant Sciences  3
Social Sciences University Core Elective  3
CHEM 1103 University Chemistry I (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lecture)
& CHEM 1101L University Chemistry I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lab)
  4
Year Total: 15 16
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
General Elective as Broadening Elective (could apply toward a minor)3  
GEOS 1113 General Geology (ACTS Equivalency = GEOL 1114 Lecture)
& GEOS 1111L General Geology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = GEOL 1114 Lab)
4  
History University Core Elective3  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003)3  
MATH 1213 Plane Trigonometry (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1203)3  
CHEM 1123 University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture)
& CHEM 1121L University Chemistry II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lab)
  4
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective  3
Social Sciences University Core Elective  3
ENSC 3003 Introduction to Water Science  3
General Elective (Could apply elective toward a minor)  3
Year Total: 16 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
CSES 2203 Soil Science
& CSES 2201L Soil Science Laboratory
4  
PHYS 2013 College Physics I (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lecture)
& PHYS 2011L College Physics I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lab)
4  
Water Science or Natural Resources Core3  
Select one of the following:3-4  
General Electives as AFLS Broadening Electives (Could apply toward a minor)
CHEM 3603 Organic Chemistry I
& CHEM 3601L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory
   
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab)
  4
CHEM 2613 Organic Physiological Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lecture)
& CHEM 2611L Organic Physiological Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lab)
  4
Social Sciences Core Elective  3
Water Science or Soil Science Core (For Water Science: Recommended: ENSC 3003; Soil Science: Pre-at least CSES 2203)  3-4
Year Total: 14 14
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
Select one of the following:3  
CSES 3023 Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences Colloquium
AGED 3143 Communicating Agriculture to the Public
Select one of the following:4  
ENSC 3223 Ecosystems Assessment
& ENSC 3221L Ecosystems Assessment Laboratory
   
BIOL 3863 General Ecology
& BIOL 3861L General Ecology Laboratory
   
Statistics or Natural Resources Core3  
Soil Science or Natural Resources Core 3-4  
Natural Resources Core or General Elective (Could apply elective toward a minor)3  
Natural Resources Core or General Elective  3
Statistics or Natural Resources Core  3
General Elective or Natural Resources Core   3
General Elective as Broadening Elective (Could apply toward a minor)  2-3
General Elective (May wish to take another elective. Could apply toward a minor)  2-3
Year Total: 16 13
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120