Department of Environmental Science and Policy

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 B.A. in Environmental Planning and Policy. Environmental Science majors may double-count up to 7 credits of courses used in their major toward the minor. Minimum number of credits required for the minor: 18.

Required Courses
ESP 101 Fundamentals of Environmental Science (3 cr.)
ESP 102 Fundamentals of Environmental Science Lab (1 cr.)
ESP 220 Introduction to Environmental Policy (3 cr.)
ESP 326 Environmental Economics
     or ESP 327 Natural Resource Economics (3 cr.)
ESP 340 Environmental Regulations (3 cr.)
ESP 421 Natural Resource Policy (3 cr.)
Choose one environmental policy-related course (3 cr.)

 

  • Sustainability Manager
  • Environmental Manager
  • Regulatory Compliance Specialist
  • Environmental Policy Analysis
  • Researcher
  • Environmental Advocacy