B.S. in Environmental Science

Degree Guide Key:
Traditional Day ProgramsWC
Evening & Weekend ProgramsSCD
Online ProgramsON
Graduate ProgramsGRAD

 

Start your path to professional school or a career in science at Midway College. The Anne Hart Raymond Center reflects the college’s active commitment to science, math, and technology. The new, state-of-the-art facility features an auditorium, laboratories for each of the science disciplines, specialized classrooms, and computer labs.

The Environmental Science degree focuses on environmental concerns such as hazardous and toxic waste management and disposal, acid rain, and global climate change. As a Midway graduate, you will possess the science skills and understanding to begin your career in environmental science or graduate studies. With outstanding science facilities, an impressive track record for grads, and an average student/faculty ratio of 13:1, Midway College is your formula for success in science.

Available through: WC

  Semester Hours
General Education Requirements 37
Environmental Science Major Requirements*
A minimum grade of “C” in all major courses required for graduation
56
General Biology I (BIO 103) with lab (BIO 104) 4
General Biology II (BIO 105) with lab (BIO 106) 4
Principles of Botany (BIO 180) with lab (BIO 181) 4
Microbiology (BIO 225) with lab (BIO 226) 4
General Zoology (BIO 304) and Laboratory (BIO 306) 4
General Chemistry I and Laboratory (CHEM 170 and 171) 5
General Chemistry II and Laboratory (CHEM 175 and 176) 5
Organic Chemistry I (CHEM 330) and Laboratory (CHEM 331) 5
Organic Chemistry II (CHEM 335) and Laboratory (CHEM 336) 5
Environmental Science (ENV 308) and Laboratory (ENV 309) 4
General Ecology (ENV 312) 3
Ethical Issues in Science (ENV 401) 3
Environmental Law (ENV 402) 3
Internship: Environmental Science (ENV 485) 3
   
Supporting Requirements* 12
Earth Science and Laboratory (PSC 101 and PSC 102) 4
Physics I and Laboratory (PSC 240 and PSC 241) 5
Geography (SS 110) 3
 
Electives 19
Total 124

*A minimum grade of "C" in all major courses required for graduation.