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This curriculum leads to a B.S. in environmental science. A typical four-year program is illustrated below. However, the order in which students take courses within the first two years is flexible. The B.S. also requires one concentration.

First Year
Fall Credit hours
MATH-1010 Calculus I (4 credits)
BIOL-1010 Introduction to Biology (4 credits)
CHEM-1100 Chemistry I (4 credits)
Humanities or Social Science Elective 1 (4 credits)
Spring Credit hours
MATH-1020 Calculus II 2 (4 credits)
CHEM-1200 Chemistry II (4 credits)
ERTH-1200 Geology II (4 credits)
Humanities or Social Science Elective (4 credits)

Second Year
Fall Credit hours
CHEM-2250 Organic Chemistry I (4 credits)
ERTH-2210 Field Methods (2 credits)
PHYS-1100 Physics I (4 credits)
IENV-1920 Environmental Seminar (2 credits)
Humanities or Social Science Elective (4 credits)
Spring Credit hours
BIOL-2120 Intro. to Cell and Molecular Biology (4 credits)
Concentration and Elective 3 (8 credits)
Humanities or Social Science Elective (4 credits)

Third Year
Fall Credit hours
IENV-4500 Global Environmental Change (4 credits)
Concentration and Elective (12 credits)
Spring Credit hours
ERTH-4180 Environmental Geology (4 credits)
Concentration and Elective (8 credits)
Humanities or Social Science Elective (4 credits)

Fourth Year
Fall Credit hours
IENV-4700 One Mile of the Hudson River I 5 (4 credits)
Concentration and Elective (12 credits)
Spring Credit hours
Concentration and Elective (16 credits)

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