Students are exposed to the conflicts between modern resource development and conservation. This interdisciplinary program prepares the student for middle management positions in earth and energy resource industries and government service.
Program Requirements - Total Semester Hours: 124
Candidates for graduation must fulfill the following requirements:
1. The Successful Completion of at Least 124 Semester Hours
The successful completion of at least 124 semester hours and a cumulative grade
point average of 2.0 in work completed at Hofstra.
2. Liberal Arts
At least 65 semester hours must be completed in the liberal arts, excluding courses in geology.
3. Residence Requirements
Two requirements must be completed in residence at Hofstra: 15 semester hours in the major field of specialization and the last 30 semester hours. The 15 semester hours need not be included within the last 30 hours.
4. General Requirements
(The humanities and social science electives must be satisfied with approved distribution courses, see Distribution Courses under HCLAS.)