Environmental Technology and Management (BS) (15ENVTBS)

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
NR 100 Introduction to Natural Resources  2 CH 101 Chemistry – A Molecular Science 3
 BIO 181 Introductory Biology, Ecolgy, Evolution, and Biodiversity 4  CH 102 General Chemistry Lab 1
 GEP Req. Additional Breadth *  3  ES 100 Intro to Environmental Sciences  3
 ENG 101 Academic Writing & Research*  4  ET 105 Intro to Environmental Regulations  1
MA 121 Elements of Calculus OR
MA 131 Calculus for Life/Mgmt. Sci. A
3 EC 201 Principles of Microeconomics OR
EC 205 Fundamentals of Economics OR
ARE 201 Intro to Ag & Resource Economics
3
GEP Req. Humanities Elective* 3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies Course* 1
16 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ET 201 Environmental Technology Lab I OR
ET 203 Pollution Prevention
1 PY 131 Conceptual Physics OR
PY 211 College Physics I
4
 PB 360 Intro. to Ecology1 4  ET 202 Environmental Tech. Lab II 1
 ST 311 Intro. to Statistics 3  ET 252 Intro to Spatial Info Technology OR
GIS 410 Intro to Geographic Inform. Systems
3
 PS 320 US Environ. Law and Politics OR
PS 336 Global Environmental Politics OR
ARE 309 Environ. Law & Econ. Policy
3  ST 312 OR MA 231 3
SSC 200 Soil Science 4 GEP Req. Social Science Elective* 3
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies Course* 1 Advised Elective2 3
16 17

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
CH 220 Intro. to Organic Chemistry OR
CH 221/222 Organic Chemistry I
4 ET 302 Environmental Tech. Lab IV OR
ET 303 Lab Safety Systems & Mgmt
1
 ET 301 Environmental Tech. Lab III 1  ET 310 Environmental Monitor & Analysis 3
 GEP Req. Humanities Elective* 3  ET/MEA 320 Fundamentals of Air Pollution 3
 GEP Req. Interdisc. Persp. Elective* 2-3  CH 201 Chemistry- A Quantitative Science and
CH 202 Quantitative Chemistry Lab OR
NR 300 Natural Resource Measurements
4
Advised Elective2 4 Advised Elective2 3
14-15 14

Summer Session

Summer Session I Credit
ET 330 Environmental Technology Practicum 3

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
TOX 415 Tox. and Environ. Chemistry OR
CH 223/224 Organic Chemistry II
4 ET 460 Practice of Environmental Tech.3 3
 ET 401 Environmental Tech. Lab V 1  ET 490 Seminar in Environmental Tech. 1
 ET 455 Adaptive Management OR
ET 470 Environmental Forensics3
 3  IDS 201 Environmental Ethics OR
STS 302 Technology and Human Values OR
PHI 340 Philosophy of Science
 3
 NR 484 Environmental Impact Assessment OR
NR 420 Wetlands & Watershed Hydrology
4  Advised Elective2 4
Advised Elective2 3 Free Elective 3
15 14

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124

Major/Program Footnotes

1. FOR 260 may be substituted for PB 360.
2. Advised Electives: Students are encouraged to select courses that will fulfill an academic minor. Courses should enhance students’ career objectives and must be approved by faculty advisor. Listed below are recommended courses:

ET 470*, 410; FOR 221, 248, 260, 330, 339, 414, 415, 420*; MB 351/352, 409, 411/412; MEA 101/102, 110/111, 130, 135, 140, 200, 210, 213, 214, 250, 251, 300, 323; TOX 201, 401, 415, 495; NR 400, 350, 421; PB 200, 213, 22, 400, 403, 413, 421, 480; PP 315, 460; SSC 341, 361, 452, 461, 470; ST 350, 361, 370, 371, 372; ZO 220, 419, 441/442, 460.

*ET 470 and FOR 420 cannot be counted towards both core course requirements and advised electives.

3. ET 470 may be substituted for ET 460 if ET 455 is taken. ET 470 cannot be counted toward both core course requirements and advised electives.

General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.

A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours; one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: MA 121 or MA 131 and ST 301 or ST 311
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours – include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: BIO 181 and CH 101/102  
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list.
D. Social Sciences (3 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: EC 201 or EC 205 or ARE 201. Select an additional course other than Economics. 
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours; at least one 100-level Fitness and Wellness Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list. 
F. Additional Breadth (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
X Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: IDS 201 or STS 302 or PHI 340
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisiteThe following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement:      
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisiteThe following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: IDS 201 or STS 302 or PHI 340     
K. Foreign Language proficiency Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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