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2009-2010 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2009-2010 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Environmental Resources, B.S. Major in

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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.)

  • WSC 1 - Composition Semester Hours: 3
  • and

  • WSC 2 - Composition Semester Hours: 3
  • or placement examination*

  • Humanities Electives Semester Hours: 6
  • Social Science Electives Semester Hours: 6
  • Foreign language: level 4, or 6 additional semester hours in humanities electives

5. Additional Requirements

b) Primary curriculum:

42 s.h. in primary curriculum:


* See University Degree requirements.

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