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
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
ENSC 1003 Environmental Science (Sp, Fa)
& ENSC 1001L Environmental Science Laboratory (Sp, Fa)
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)1  
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective  3
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
CSES 1203 Introduction to Plant Sciences (Sp, Fa)  3
Social Sciences University Core Elective  3
CHEM 1103 University Chemistry I (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1101L University Chemistry I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearUnits
General Elective as Broadening Elective (could apply toward a minor)3  
GEOS 1113 General Geology (ACTS Equivalency = GEOL 1114 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& GEOS 1111L General Geology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = GEOL 1114 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
History University Core Elective3  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
MATH 1213 Plane Trigonometry (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1203) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
CHEM 1123 University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1121L University Chemistry II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective  3
Social Sciences University Core Elective  3
ENSC 3003 Introduction to Water Science (Sp)  3
General Elective (Could apply elective toward a minor)  3
Year Total: 16 16
Third YearUnits
CSES 2203 Soil Science (Sp, Fa)
& CSES 2201L Soil Science Laboratory (Sp, Fa)
PHYS 2013 College Physics I (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& PHYS 2011L College Physics I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lab) (Su, Fa)
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 (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 3601L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (Su, Fa)
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
CHEM 2613 Organic Physiological Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& CHEM 2611L Organic Physiological Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
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
Select one of the following:3  
CSES 3023 Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences Colloquium (Fa)
AGED 3143 Communicating Agriculture to the Public (Sp, Su, Fa)
Select one of the following:4  
ENSC 3223 Ecosystems Assessment (Even years, Fa)
& ENSC 3221L Ecosystems Assessment Laboratory (Even years, Fa)
BIOL 3863 General Ecology (Sp, Fa)
& BIOL 3861L General Ecology Laboratory (Fa)
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