2016-17 Catalogs

Minor in Environmental Policy

The minor in environmental policy is designed to develop skills in applied policy analysis and formulation through a combination of multidisciplinary coursework.

All courses taken to satisfy the requirements for a minor in environmental policy must be completed with a grade of C- or better. This minor is not available to students pursuing a BA in Environmental Planning and Policy. Environmental Science majors may double-count up to 9 credits of courses used in their major toward use in the minor. 18 credits of coursework are required for the minor.

Required Courses Credits
ESP 220 Introduction to Environmental Policy 3
ESP 326 Environmental Economics or ESP 327 Natural Resource Economics 3
ESP 340 Environmental Regulations 3
ESP 375 Environmental Risk Assessment and Management 3
ESP 421 Natural Resource Policy 3
Choose one additional ESP/POS/ECO course approved by a department faculty advisor. 3