Environmental Science Certificate
Students completing this certificate program will be prepared for entry-level positions in natural resource management agencies or for transfer to 4-year degree programs. Students will also be well-positioned to continue their studies toward the KBOCC Environmental Science Associate Degree, as the certificate retains the core components of the Associate Degree. Depending on placement (for composition and mathematics requirements), full-time students could complete the certificate program in one year.
Program Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of the Environmental Science certificate students will be able to:
- Explain the importance of the natural world in Anishinaabe culture.
- Explain scientific principles pertinent to environmental science.
- Apply the scientific method to answer research questions.
- Employ standard methods to conduct environmental research.
- Accurately interpret scientific data.
Environmental Science Certificate Program Requirements
EN102 College Composition I (3 credits)
MA102 Quantitative Literacy (or higher) (4 credits)
ES110 Introduction to Environmental Science (4 credits)
GS105 Introduction to Earth Science (4 credits)
Ecology Elective (Choose BI200 or BI206) (4 credits)
Applied Ecology Elective (Choose ES204 or ES242) (4 credits)
Wildlife Science Elective (Choose BI203 or BI205) (4 credits)
Plant Science Elective (Choose BI211 or ES121) (4 credits)
Total Credits Required 31
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