Environmental Studies Minor
To obtain a minor in Environmental Studies a student must complete at least 28 credits (at least 12 of which must be taken in residence at PSU). At least 4 credits each in biological science, physical sciences (physics, chemistry, geology) economics, and Calculus are expected before admission to the minor.
Environmental policy/management courses (minimum 4 credits) include selected upper division courses from environmental science and management, economics and geography. Environmental science courses (minimum 8 credits) include selected upper division courses from environmental science (see approved course list below). Courses with omnibus numbers 401, 404, 405, 406, and 407 are not allowed for the minor. Additional courses may be required as prerequisites. Courses taken under the undifferentiated grading option (pass/fail) will not be accepted towards fulfilling minor requirements.