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Minor in Coastal Environmental Studies

The Coastal Environmental Studies minor provides the skills, knowledge, and preparation for students to assess and address coastal environmental problems. The curriculum integrates principles and methodologies from physical sciences, natural sciences, and physical geography, combined with an understanding of environmental ethics, environmental policy, and environmental law.

The minor helps to prepare students for entry-level employment in the public, private, or non-profit sectors concerned with assessment, abatement, or regulation of a wide range of coastal environmental problems.

It is a complimentary minor for students interested in environmental science, marine science, geoscience, environmental planning and other related fields.

Requirements for the Minor in Coastal Environmental Studies

Please click here for a full listing of the requirements for the Coastal Environmental Studies Minor.  You will need to scroll down half the page.

No more than two courses that are used to satisfy your major can be applied to this minor.

No more than one three-credit course in the minor may be taken under the Pass/No Credit option.

All upper-division courses offered for the minor must be passed with a letter grade of C or higher.

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