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EVRN 660 Summer Field Ecology

EVRN 660.  Summer Field Ecology.  3 Credits.   N   

An introduction to research methods for environmental science. Similar to EVRN 460, formatted for summer term. The course includes fieldwork in diverse ecosystems (lakes, streams, forests, prairies). Assignments and group work emphasize analysis and interpretation of field data. (Same as BIOL 660.) Prerequisite: Junior, Senior, or graduate standing, completion of the natural sciences requirement of the KU Core (GE3N).

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies

Why study environmental studies? The Environmental Studies Program at the University of Kansas, established in 1971, is one of the oldest environmental studies programs in the country. The KU Environmental Studies Program provides a rigorous interdisciplinary education and stimulates exchange concerning the environment from natural science, social science, and humanities perspectives.  Learning Pathways , thematic areas of study that match student interest to the environmental expertise of our faculty, are a key aspect of our unique program.

BGS in Environmental Studies

Below is a sample 4-year plan for students pursuing the BGS in Environmental Studies. To view the list of courses approved to fulfill KU Core Goals, please visit the  KU Core website . 

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

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Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

...math SAT score of 660+), or Achieving a...ASTR, ATMO, BIOL, CHEM, EVRN, GEOG, GEOL, and...