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Environmental Science and Technology

ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The Associate of Applied Science provides students with specialized training in environmental technology along with general education courses in the arts and sciences. It is designed to prepare students for employment in the area of water resource sampling and assessment. Students interested in this program should consult with a full-time environmental technology instructor before taking any courses.

To receive an Associate of Applied Science in Environmental Technology, students must: (a) make a minimum grade of C in all required math and science courses and (b) have an overall GPA of 2.0 or greater.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3
  CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I - Lecture 3
  CHEM 1111 General Chemistry I - Lab 1
    ENVR 1301 Introduction to Environmental Science 3
  MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
  ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
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  16
  Semester II
    ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing 3
  MATH 1342 Elementary Statistics 3
  CHEM 1312 General Chemistry II -- Lecture 3
  CHEM 1112 General Chemistry II - Lab 1
  GEOL 1403 Physical Geology 4
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  14
  Semester III
    PHIL 2303 Logic OR 3
    PHIL 2306 Ethics
    SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication 3
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  6
  Semester IV
    EPCT 1444 Environmental Sampling and Analysis 4
  CHEM 2323 Organic Chemistry I -- Lecture3 3
  CHEM 2123 Organic Chemistry I -- Lab3 1
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  15
  Semester V
    GEOG 2470 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4
  EPCT 2303 Surface and Groundwater Collection 3
  +#  EPCT 2488 Internship--Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology 4
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  11
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  TOTALS 62

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1This must be a section of GOVT 2306 emphasizing land-use issues.
  2Select from BIOL 1406, BIOL 1409, or BIOL 1424.
  3Or students may take BIOL 2420 instead of CHEM 2323 and CHEM 2123.