Semester Guide

Freshman Year

First Semester

(0.5) AGR 10100 (Introduction to the College of Agriculture and Purdue University)
(0.5) AGR 12200 (Introduction to Natural Resources and Environmental Science Academic Programs)
(3) CHM 11100 (General Chemistry)
(3) COM 11400 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication)
(3) MA 22300 (Introductory Analysis I)
(4) Biological sciences elective
(3) Elective
Total Credits: 17

Second Semester

(3) CHM 11200 (General Chemistry)
(4) ENGL 10600 (First-Year Composition)
(3) MA 22400 (Introductory Analysis II)
(4) Biological sciences elective
(3) Elective
Total Credits: 17

 

Sophomore Year

Third Semester

(4) CHM 25700 (Organic Chemistry)
(3) NRES 25500 (Soil Science)
(3) NRES 29000 (Introduction to Environmental Science)
(3) STAT 30100 (Elementary Statistical Methods)
(3) Economics elective
Total Credits: 16

Fourth Semester

(3) AGRY 33500 (Weather and Climate) or (3) NRES 23000 (Survey o Meteorology)
(2) BIOL 28600 (Introduction to Ecology and Evolution) or (2) ENTM 32000 (Biodiversity)
(1) NRES 20000 (Introduction to Environmental Careers)
(3) NRES 280 (Hazardous Waste Handling)
(3) POL 22300 (Environmental Policy)
(3) Social science elective
(3) Elective
Total Credits: 18

 

Junior Year

Fifth Semester

(6) Biochemistry, biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, or statistics electives
(8) Concentration selectives
(3) Humanities elective
Total Credits: 17

Sixth Semester

(3) AGEC 40600 (Natural Resource and Environmental Economics)
(3) Concentration selective
(3) Environmental biology or plant ecology elective
(3) Humanities elective
(3) International understanding elective
Total Credits: 15

 

Senior Year

Seventh Semester

(3) Biochemistry, biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, or statistics elective
(3) Concentration selective
(3) Social science elective
(3) Written or oral communication elective
(5) Electives
Total Credits: 17

Eighth Semester

(6) Concentration selectives
(6) Directed electives
(3) Social science or humanities elective (30000+ level)
Total Credits: 15