Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Georgetown College
Georgetown, Kentucky, United States
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
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Entry Requirements

1. Submit your academic record

Submit your transcript(s) – document(s) issued by high schools, colleges, or universities listing the courses taken with grades. Please submit a scanned, color copy of your official transcript(s) via email to Alex_LeBlanc@georgetowncollege.edu. If possible, please include translations and explanations with your academic record.

2. Submit your test score

Applicants must submit ONE of the following test scores:

  • TOEFL Paper Test (520 minimum)
  • TOEFL Internet Test (68 minimum)
  • TOEFL Computer Test (190 minimum)
  • IELTS (6.0 minimum)
  • SAT
  • ACT

Please have your official test score sent directly to Georgetown College. Our school codes are:

  • TOEFL – 1249
  • IELTS – none required
  • SAT – 1249
  • ACT – 1514

Curriculum

Nine Courses (27  hours) as follows:

BIO 111. Biological Principles

4 hours

BIO 212. Cellular and Molecular Biology  orBIO 214. Organismal Biology

4 hours

BIO 314.  Evolution and Ecology

4 hours

MAT 111. Probability and Statistics

3 hours

ECO 223. Principles of Microeconomics

3 hours

ENV/BIO 330.  Environmental Science & Natural Resources

3 hours

ENV 332. Environmental Science & Policy

3 hours

ENV 450. Seminar

2 hours

ENV 461. Internship

1 hour

Science Track:

Requires 30 to 31 hours beyond the core (57 to 58 hours total)

Four Courses (11 or 12 hours) as follows:

CHE 111. General Chemistry I

4 hours

CHE 112. General Chemistry II

3 hours

CHE 113. General Chemistry Lab II

1 hour

GEL 113. General Geology orPHY 109. Meteorology

4 hours or

3 hours

A minimum of 16 additional hours. Select from the following:

BIO 300. Marine Biology

3 hours

BIO 311. General Microbiology

4 hours

BIO 316. Plant Taxonomy & Spring Flora

4 hours

BIO 320. Vertebrate Ecology

4 hours

BIO 335. Genetics and Molecular Biology

4 hours

BIO 413. Freshwater Biology

4 hours

CHE 201. Organic Chemistry I

3 hours

CHE 202. Organic Chemistry Lab I

1 hour

CHE 305. Quantitative Analysis

4 hours

CHE 309. Organic Chemistry II

3 hours

CHE 310. Organic Chemistry Lab II

1 hour

CHE 315. Spectroscopy

4 hours

CHE 337. Environmental Chemistry

2 hours

CHE 339. Environmental Chemistry Lab

1 hour

One Additional Course (3 hours)

Select one upper-level course (numbered 300 or higher) from the Policy Track outside of the natural and physical sciences.

Environmental Policy Track:

Requires 31 to 32 hours beyond the core (58 to 59 hours total).

Requires 31 to 32 hours beyond the core (58 to 59 hours total).

One course (4 hours).

CHE 111. General Chemistry I

4 hours

GEL 113. General Geology

4 hours

Two courses (6 hours).

ECO 337. Environmental Economics

3 hours

PHI 345. Environmental Philosophy & Ethics

3 hours

SOC 355. Environment and Sustainability

3 hours

Six courses (18 hours) with no more than 3 courses from any one discipline.  Whichever course was not selected from the previous block (ECO 337, PHI 345, or SOC 355) may be included here.

BUA 210. Principles of Accounting I

3 hours

BUA 211. Principles of Accounting II

3 hours

ECO 221. Principles of Macroeconomics

3 hours

PHI 335. United States Congress

3 hours

POS 305. Urban Government

3 hours

POS 309. State Government

3 hours

POS 315. Public Administration

3 hours

POS 335. Legislative Process

3 hours

POS 409. Kentucky Government

3 hours

POS 430. International Political Economy

3 hours

SOC 405. Development and Globalization

3 hours

SOC 415. Food and Society

3 hours

One Additional Course (3-4 hours).

BIO 300. Marine Biology

3 hours

BIO 311. General Microbiology

4 hours

BIO 316. Plant Taxonomy and Spring Flora

4 hours

BIO 320. Vertebrate Ecology

4 hours

BIO 335  Genetics and Molecular Biology

4 hours

BIO 413  Freshwater Biology

4 hours

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