Environmental Studies, Minor

Program Locations

The minor in Environmental Studies is available at the following locations:

About this Program

An environmental studies minor enables students to focus on the array of concepts that affect the environment, such as hazardous behaviors and materials, regulations, and creation care.

Those holding a minor in environmental studies are well equipped for careers in state and federal government policy and research, criminal justice, and green technologies.

This minor involves study of a variety of sciences.

Students of the environmental studies minor will study biology, chemistry, and environmental science. This minor requires 22 credit hours, 14 of which must be upper level.

Requirements

A minor in Environmental Studies requires 22 course hours. A total of 14 hours must be from upper-level courses.

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Faculty

The School of Math & Science has a highly qualified and experienced faculty.

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Organizations - Texas Academy of Science

  • TAS -- Texas Academy of Science
  • Promotes research and scholarly activities among students.
  • Hosts an annual statewide meeting for active, university chapters.
  • Encourages conservation and wildlife preservation through partnerships with local agencies.

School of Math and Science Events

September 28, 2018

Strategic Planning Listenin...

Plainview CampusStrategic Planning Listening SessionsStrengthening Image and Influence Where It CountsFacilitators - Dr. Kevin Ludlum and Dr. Bobby...
1:30pm - 3:30pm, Multi-Purpose Room - LRC

October 10, 2018

Guest Lecture by Poet Chera...

ENGL 3307, Creative Writing.  Everyone is invited.
1:45pm - 3pm, Gates Hall

October 10, 2018

Poet Chera Hammons

Hammons will provide a poetry reading from her recent book. All students and faculty are invited to attend.
4pm - 6pm, Gates Hall

October 12, 2018

Languages and Culture Festival

The Spanish Club and Sigma Tau Delta, in support with the School of Languages and Literature, will host a Languages and Culture Festival for area h...
9am - 3pm, Gates Hall

April 12, 2019

Honors Luncheon

Honors LuncheonUniversity Center, Room 211 (UC211) 
12pm - 1:30pm, University Center - Room 211

April 26, 2019

Honors Luncheon

Honors LuncheonUniversity Center, Room 211 (UC211)
12pm - 1:30pm, University Center, Room 211

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