Environmental Science: Biology Option

Environmental Science:
Biology Option | 45 Hours

ESS biology photo

 Concentration Core (10 hours)
  • AGRN 2300 Soils (3)
  • GEOG 3200 (GEOL 3200) Water Resources (3)
  • PHYS 2010 Algebra-Based Physics I (4)
Biology Option (16 hours)
  • BIOL 1010 Intro. to Biology (4) 
or BIOL 1113 General Biology I (4)
  • 
BIOL 1123 General Biology II (4)
  • 
BIOL 2310 General Botany (4)

  • BIOL 3140 Cellular Biology (4) 
or BIOL 3200 Gen. Microbiology (4)
 or BIOL 3810 General Genetics (4)

Directed Electives (12-13 hours)


Choose one of the following:


  • AGHT 3450 Dendrology (3)
  • BIOL 3240 Field Botany (3)
  • 
BIOL 4330 Plant Ecology (3)

Choose one of the following:


  • GEOL 2000 Earth Evolution and Life History (3)

  • WFS 4500 National Wildlife 
Policy (3)

  • WFS 4730 Conservation Biology (3)


Choose one of the following:


  • BIOL 4130 Environmental Microbiology (3)

  • BIOL 4650 Marine Biology (4)
  • 
BIOL 4840 Limnology (3)


Choose one of the following:


  • BIOL 3330 Entomology (3)

  • BIOL 4230 Animal Behavior (3)
  • 
BIOL 4610 Invertebrate Zoology (3)

  • BIOL 4630 Ornithology (3)
  • BIOL 4810 Ichthyology (3)

  • BIOL 4820 Mammalogy (3)

  • BIOL 4830 Herpetology (3)


Free Electives (4-6 hours)

Biology Option: Year by Year Flow Chart (PDF)
Biology Checklist (PDF)

 

For questions, please contact your advisor:
Samantha Allen
sathompkins42@students.tntech.edu
Dr. Tammy Boles
tboles@tntech.edu
Lisa Brown
lbrown@tntech.edu
Sabrina Hurlock
shurlock42@students.tntech.edu
Dr. Steve Sharp
ssharp@tntech.edu

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