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2012-2013 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Sustainability Studies, B.S. Major in

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The B.S. major in sustainability studies allows students to complete a broad-based interdisciplinary course of study with required concentrations in sustainability, in the natural sciences, and in mathematics, and with a selection of relevant electives from across the curriculum.

Program Requirements

  1. Completion of 60 s.h. of course work as outlined below, consisting of 15 s.h. of required courses in sustainability and geography or technology and public policy (see below); 19 s.h. of science requirements (see below); 8 s.h. of mathematics requirements (see below); and 18 s.h. of electives, selected from the list of courses specified below. Courses with grades lower than a C- do not count toward the total number of hours required for the sustainability studies major.
  2. At least 15 s.h. must be completed in residence.

Mathematics Requirements - Semester Hours: 8

 Chosen from the following:

Elective Courses - Semester Hours: 18

Select 18 s.h. of course work from this list. (GEOG 104, 151-154 and GS 104, 151-154 may be counted toward the 18 s.h. of elective credits with permission of the program director.)

NOTE: Prior to taking elective courses, see adviser to develop a course plan. Click on course titles listed below to access course descriptions and check prerequisites, in order to ensure eligibility to enroll and proper completion of academic background courses. Note that not all courses are offered every semester.

See also: Complete B.S. Requirements

Complete B.S. Requirements  in Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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