Degree Requirements

 
‎This 39-credit Master of Science degree program consists of four areas:
 
The ESM Core | 14 credits
  • ESM 501 Principles of Environmental Science and Ecosystem Management I   3 CR
  • ESM 502 Principles of Environmental Science and Ecosystem Management II   3 CR
  • ESM 505 Field Methods and Analysis   4 CR
  • ESM 506/CH 565 Environmental Sampling and Analysis   4 CR

Professional Skills Core | 14 credits

  • ESM 503 GIS for Environmental Analysis   3 CR
  • ESM 504 Hydrology   4 CR
  • ESM 507 Soil Science and Land Use Management   3 CR
  • WGB 521 Fundamentals of Management   3 CR

ESM Electives | 3-9 credits

  • ESM 523 Environmental Toxicology 3 CR
  • ESM 543 Restoration Ecology   3 CR
  • ESM 553 Ecosystem Ecology   3 CR
  • ESM 563 Hazardous Waste Management   3 CR
  • ESM 571 Environmental Chemistry   3 CR
  • ESM 573 Environmental Policy   3 CR
  • ESM 599 Special Topics in Environmental Systems Analysis and Management   1-2 CR
  • WGB 612 Leading and Influencing with Integrity   3 CR

ESM Project Requirement | 3-9 credits

  • ESM 660/690 Environmental Internship/Research Project   3-9 CR