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Gain a greater understanding of the world and our natural environment with environmental science courses at Collin College. Environmental science is a multidisciplinary field concerned with the interaction of processes that shape the environment, understanding the potential causes of environmental problems and exploring possible solutions to them.

Coursework in environmental science involves a number of disciplines, including the biological, chemical and physical sciences; occupational health and safety; engineering; economics; and law.

To earn an associate degree, complete the 42 credit hour General Education Core, and 18 credit hours of general studies electives and the Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) degree requirements. Check with your transfer institution before registering for general studies electives to make sure your courses will be degree applicable to your bachelor degree at the transfer institution.

Related Electives - Check with your transfer institution for degree applicability of individual electives.                                 

ENVR  1401  Environmental Science I
ENVR  1402  Environmental Science II
BIOL   1406  Biology for Science Majors I
BIOL   1407  Biology for Science Majors II
BIOL   2406  Environmental Biology
CHEM 1411  General Chemistry I
GEOL  1403  Physical Geology
GEOL  1445  Oceanography
GEOL  1447  Introduction to Meteorology
MATH 1342  Elementary Statistical Methods
MATH 2413  Calculus I
PHYS  1401  College Physics I