The Environmental Studies minor is designed to offer students a sound foundation in the scientific, political, and cultural approaches to studying the environment. Students electing the Environmental Studies minor may study in a broad range of subject areas, including sociology, economics, philosophy and political science.
Students electing the Environmental Studies minor must take 21 credits. These 21 credits include two required core courses and any combination of elective courses chosen among the approved list for the environmental studies minor. 12 credits may not be duplicated by the major or any other minor. In addition, a minimum of twelve units must be at the upper division level.