Jul 14, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin

Sustainable Development Concentration


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Sustainable development is defined as: “Development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs” (unbruntland commission). The Sustainable Development Concentration is designed to prepare students for work in the growing field of sustainability science with a primary focus in the sustainable management of food, soil, water, and forest resources. In addition to a solid foundation in theoretical sciences, students in this program will develop applied skills with electronic spreadsheets, computer models, renewable technologies, and geotechnologies that facilitate resource management.

General Education Core


Credit Hours
see Common Core  41
University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement 1

Total Hours 11


Total Hours 14-15


Additional Major Requirements


Additional hours in each concentration are required and must be selected in consultation with advisor and with a view toward career goals. No minor is required.

Concentration Requirements


Concentration Core Requirements that Satisfy General Education Core


Total Hours 8


Free Electives


Total Hours 6-14


Total Program Hours 120


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