Jan 23, 2019  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental Science & Natural Resources AS

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Program Description

This degree is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in agriculture, conservation, environmental science, or natural resource management (such as forestry, range or wildlife sciences).

For More Information Contact: School of Science and Mathematics
Metro Campus: (918) 595-7334 ♦ Northeast Campus: (918) 595-7542
Southeast Campus: (918) 595-7742 ♦ West Campus: (918) 595-8193

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program you will be able to:

  • Apply core concepts of biology when explaining ecological processes.
  • Apply scientific method to solve environmental or natural resource problems.
  • Illustrate scientific data using graphs, tables, or text.
  • Integrate knowledge from several disciplines around a central ecological theme.
  • Communicate scientific information using oral, written or digital techniques.
  • Identify environmental or natural resource issues in society.
  • Use instrumentation and proper field and laboratory techniques.
  • Find and evaluate scientific literature relevant to the environment or natural resources.


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Student Organizations

Network with other science majors through participation in the Club of Medical and Natural Sciences at the southeast campus or the Sci-π Club at the west campus.  For more information speak with your science professor or inquire at the Student Life office on campus.

Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study on the Environmental Science & Natural Resources Degree Map.  

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 38

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 24-25

Controlled Electives 3-4 hours

Students should take courses that will transfer to the college/university they plan to attend.

Total Credit Hours: 62-63

To receive an A.A. or A.S. degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.

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