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Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Policy and Management

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Program Length:
41 Months

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The curriculum is designed to allow the student to acquire a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Environmental Policy and Management, as well as to prepare him/her for an entry-level career in Environmental Policy and Management. This Environmental Policy and Management degree focuses on the management skills and business knowledge required for students to enter professions involved in government and environmentally related professions.


The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Environmental Policy and Management provides instruction in business and management skills, environmental policy and specific technical and occupational subjects, such as the impact of industrialization on the environment and environmental technology and management. Emphasis is placed on communication skills, business and management skills, critical thinking, sustainability, and environmental regulations and policies.


The Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Environmental Policy and Management provides students with a broad based knowledge of the several emerging fields of study, including global environmental change, environmental planning, and environmental sustainability. This degree is applicable for government and industry environmentally related professions.


To receive a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Environmental Policy and Management, students must complete 123 credits as described below. The length of this program is approximately 41 months (this will vary if a student transfers in credits).

BCN3550 Energy and the Environment 3.0 credit hours
BCN3556 Energy Policy 3.0 credit hours
COM3490 Communication and Environmental Justice 3.0 credit hours
EGS3090 Business Excellence through Engineering Reasoning 3.0 credit hours
ENC3213 Writing for Managers 3.0 credit hours
EVR3036 Justice and Sustainability 3.0 credit hours
EVR3352 U.S. Environmental Policy and Management 3.0 credit hours
EVR3403 Global Environmental Politics 3.0 credit hours
EVR4023 Coastal Environmental Management 3.0 credit hours
EVR4113 Global Climate Change – Science, Impacts and Sustainable
3.0 credit hours
EVR4262 Environmental Technology and Management 3.0 credit hours
EVR4823 Environmental Impact Analysis 3.0 credit hours
GEB3934 Critical Thinking in Business 3.0 credit hours
MAN3504 Operations Management 3.0 credit hours
MAN4602 International Business 3.0 credit hours
MAR3023 Marketing Management 3.0 credit hours
SOP3800 The Science of Persuasion and Negotiation 3.0 credit hours
EVR4930 Environmental Policy and Management Capstone Course 3.0 credit hours

ACG2001 Accounting Principles I 3.0 credit hours
ACG2011 Accounting Principles II 3.0 credit hours
BCN1014 Introduction to Sustainability 3.0 credit hours
COM2134 Negotiation Communications 3.0 credit hours
EVR2861 Introduction to Environmental Policy 3.0 credit hours
MAN1021 Principles of Management 3.0 credit hours

IDS1021 Interdisciplinary Studies 1 3.0 credit hours
IDS1022 Interdisciplinary Studies 2 3.0 credit hours
IDS1023 Interdisciplinary Studies 3 3.0 credit hours
IDS1024 Interdisciplinary Studies 4 3.0 credit hours
IDS1025 Interdisciplinary Studies 5 3.0 credit hours
IDS1026 Interdisciplinary Studies 6 3.0 credit hours
IDS1027 Interdisciplinary Studies 7 3.0 credit hours
CGS3362C Organization and Technology of Information Systems 3.0 credit hours
ECO2013 Macroeconomics 3.0 credit hours
EVR2110 Introduction to Environmental Change 3.0 credit hours
FIN2001 Financial Management 3.0 credit hours
GEB1011 Principles of Business 3.0 credit hours
MAN2345 Principles of Supervision 3.0 credit hours
MAR1011 Introduction to Marketing 3.0 credit hours

* The IDS courses allow credit for appropriate prior learning. Construction, Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Macroeconomics, Finance, Management Information Systems, International Business, and Human Resource Management are commonly accepted disciplines for transfer credit into this degree major. Additional courses may be evaluated and accepted at the discretion of the Dean of Academic Affairs or Associate Dean.

English (6 Credit Hours)
ENC1101 English Composition I 3.0 credit hours
ENC2102 English Composition II 3.0 credit hours
Computer (3 Credit Hours)
CGS1060C Introduction to Computer Applications 3.0 credit hours
Communication (3 Credit Hours)
SPC1017 Speech 3.0 credit hours
Humanities / Fine Arts (3 Credit Hours)
AML1000 American Literature 3.0 credit hours
Math (6 Credit Hours)
MAC1105 College Algebra 3.0 credit hours
MGF2106 College Math (or Math courses equivalent or higher) 3.0 credit hours
STA2014 Statistics (required) 3.0 credit hours
Social Science (3 Credit Hours)
POS1041 Political Science 3.0 credit hours
Natural Science (3 Credit Hours)
HUN1201 Fundamentals of Nutrition 3.0 credit hours
Behavioral Science (3 Credit Hours)
PSY1012 Introduction to Psychology 3.0 credit hours

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