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2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental Science & Natural Resources AS

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Program Description

If the earth and its assets interest you, dig a little deeper by studying environmental sciences and natural resources! After you graduate, you may choose to pursue further study or a career in agriculture, conservation, environmental science, or natural resource management like 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 scientific method to environmental or natural resource problems.
  • Integrate concepts from multiple disciplines around a central ecological theme.
  • Communicate environmental or ecological information.
  • Discuss environmental or natural resource issues in society.
  • Use proper field or laboratory techniques.
  • Evaluate scientific literature relevant to the environment or natural resources.


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Student Organizations

While you’re in school, it’s not all dirt and data. You may benefit from participation in the Club of Medical and Natural Sciences on the southeast campus or the Sci-π Club on the west campus. For more information, talk with your science professor or stop by the Student Life office.

Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study on the Environmental Science & Natural Resources AS Program 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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