Major Requirements

We are currently only accepting new transfer student applications for this program. Please contact the Office of Admission at 262-245-8564 or gwcadmission@gwc.aurora.edu for additional information.

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2018-2019 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

Required Core Courses: 16 semester hours
ENV1000 Introduction to Environmental Studies (4)
ENV/SUS4500 Environmental Solutions (4)

Two different special topics course offerings (8 semester hours):
ENV3810 Special Topics in Environmental Studies (4)

Required Interdisciplinary Courses: 20 semester hours

Environmental Expression (Choose 1 course):
ENG/SUS2400 Literature and the Environment (4)
ART2300 Art and the Environment (4)
COM2260 Global Issues in Documentary Film (4)

Philosophy and Ethics:
PHI/SUS2150 Environmental Ethics (4)

Environmental Science:
BIO2250 Local Ecosystems (4)

Historical Context:
HIS 3410 Global Environmental History (4)

Sociological or Political Context (Choose 1 course):
PSC3100 Environmental Politics (4)
SOC33580 Environmental Justice and Advocacy (4)

Open House and Visit Days
Saturday, February 2, 2019