B.S. degree program in earth and environmental sciences
HEGIS code 1914
NYS SED program code 02092

Program/Department Advisers

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Department requirements (64.5-66 credits)
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All of the following:

a) Earth and Environmental Sciences 1101, 1201, 2100, 2200W, 2300, 2500, 3100, 3600, 3750.
b) At least eighteen elective credits in the following courses: any Earth and environmental sciences courses numbered 2000 or above, and which may include up to six credits from the following:
Anthropology 2402, 3440, 3470, 3480, 3250.
Biology 3003, 3082, 3083, 4003, 4080.
Chemistry 2500, 2700, 3410, 3420, 3510 or both 3511 and 3512, 4610.
Health and Nutrition Sciences 2130.
Physics 3500, 4200.
c) One of the following capstone courses: Earth and Environmental Sciences 3850 or 3855.
d) Chemistry 1040, 1100 or its equivalent.
e) Mathematics 1201.
f) Mathematics 1206 or Computer and Information Science 1110 or Earth and Environmental Sciences 3800.
g) Biology 1001 or Physics 1100 or its equivalent or 1150.

All required earth and environmental sciences courses numbered 2000 or higher must be completed with a grade of C- or higher in each course. A college-wide minimum of 24 credits in advanced courses in Earth and Environmental Science must be completed at Brooklyn College.
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Additional requirements for a B.S. degree
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Candidates for a B.S. degree with a major in earth and environmental sciences must complete at least 60 credits in science and mathematics; 24 of these 60 credits must be completed in advanced courses in the Earth and Environmental Sciences Department. These 24 credits must be completed at Brooklyn College with a grade of C- or higher in each course. Specific course requirements for a B.S. degree are described above.

The following courses may be applied toward the 60 credits in science and mathematics:
A) All courses in the departments of biology, chemistry, computer and information science, earth and environmental sciences, mathematics, physics and
psychology.
B) Courses marked with a number sign (#) in the Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences.
C) ---Anthropology and Archaeology 2200, 3199, 3230, 3240, 3250, 3260, 3265, 3266, 3425, 3440, 3470, 4665.
D) ---Core Curriculum [1300 through 1399] and 3301 through 3399.
E) ---Economics 3400, 4410, 3410, 4422.
F) ---Philosophy 3203, 3204, 3231, 3232, 3422, 3423, 3601, 3605, 3610.
G) ---Kinesiology 3023, 3271, 3275, 3281, 3285, 4229, 4251.
H) ---Sociology 2701.