ACADEMICS

The Undergraduate Degree

The Environmental Science Program, within the School, offers both a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and a minor in Environmental Science. The minor requires a minimum of 18 semester hours in biology, geology, or environmental science courses including a minimum of three upper-division (3000 or above) courses.

 
Bachelor's of Science Requirements:
Core Requirements 22-24 semester hours

Electives

24 semester hours (must be in biology, env. science, or geology)
Associated Requirements 19 semester hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

For a detailed description of the degree plan please see: TCU Undergraduate Catalog.

 

 

 

The Graduate Degrees

The Department offers three graduate degrees, the Master of Science in Environmental Science (MS), the Master of Arts in Environmental Science (MA), and
the Master in Environmental Management (MEM) which is part of the Resource Management program.

 
Master of Science Requirements:
Core Requirements 6 semester hours
Electives 18 semester hours
Thesis 6 semester hours
Total Hours Required 30 semester hours
 
Master of Arts Requirements:
Core Requirements 6 semester hours
Electives 27-30 semester hours
Elective Internship 3 semester hours
Total Hours Required 36 semester hours
 
Master of Environmental Management Requirements:
Core Requirements 30 semester hours
SpecialElectives 6 semester hours
Total Hours Required 36 semester hours
 
All graduate students are required to complete the following seminars.
Environmental Issues
Literacy of Science Review
Scientific Presentations

Oral Examination

 
For a detailed description of graduate degree plans please see:TCU Graduate Catalog.

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
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