Apr 20, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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

Concentration Requirements

Concentration Core Requirements that Satisfy General Education Core

Total Hours 8

Upper Division Courses

Free Electives

Total Hours 6-14

Total Program Hours 120

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