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Requirements for the Minor

Environmental Studies Minor Core (15-20)  
Principals of Environmental Studies. Satisfied by 1 of the following options: 3-5
Global Environment I. Satisfied by one of the following:
 
Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change  
Global Environment I: Discovery of Environmental Change, Honors
Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies. Satisfied by one of the following:
 
Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies  
Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies, Honors
Environmental History and Culture. Satisfied by 1 of the following options: 3-5
Global Environment II. Satisfied by one of the following:
 
Global Environment II: The Ecology of Human Civilization  
Global Environment II: The Ecology of Human Civilization, Honors
Environment and History. Satisfied by:
 
Environment and History  
Environment, Culture, and Society. Satisfied by:
 
Environment, Culture and Society  
Environmental History of North America. Satisfied by:
 
Environmental History of North America  
Environmental Policy Analysis. Satisfied by:  
EVRN 320 Environmental Policy Analysis 3
Environmental Law. Satisfied by:  
EVRN 332 Environmental Law 3
Research Methods. Satisfied by 1 of the following options: 3-4
Geospatial Analysis. Satisfied by:
 
Geospatial Analysis  
Field Ecology. Satisfied by:
 
Field Ecology  
Environmental Economics. Satisfied by:
 
Environmental Economics  
Principles of Geographic Information Systems. Satisfied by:
 
Principles of Geographic Information Systems  
Biogeography Field and Laboratory Techniques. Satisfied by:
 
Biogeography Field and Laboratory Techniques  
Environmental Planning Techniques. Satisfied by:
 
Environmental Planning Techniques  
Environmental Geology. Satisfied by:
 
Environmental Geology  
Environmental Studies elective at the Junior/Senior Level. Satisfied by 1 additional EVRN course at the Junior/Senior Level (300+).  

Minor Hours & Minor GPA

While completing all required courses, minors must also meet each of the following hour and grade-point average minimum standards:

Minor Hours
Satisfied by 18 hours of major courses.

Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 junior/senior (300+) hours of KU resident credit in the major. 

Minor Junior/Senior Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.

Minor Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor. GPA calculations include all junior/senior courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.


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