Program Type: Baccalaureate Requirements for this program are current for Spring 2017 Required credits to graduate with this degree: 120 Required credits within the major: 77 to 80 This program requires summer terms. Degree: Bachelor of Arts The environment and sustainability program provides a sound interdisciplinary grounding in the natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities, producing graduates who understand and think creatively about complex global environmental and social problems. The curriculum encourages multidisciplinary thinking and problem-solving skills at the nexus of the natural sciences and social sciences. Coursework develops skills in research, writing, creative thinking, and sound policy making, as students draw upon a range of disciplines to understand and solve specific issues and problems. Honors Requirements: Candidates must be majors with a 3.00 overall GPA and 3.30 in the major. Students must complete an honors project supervised by a faculty member and approved by the program director. In some cases, the project may develop out of the environment and sustainability internship. Students must notify the director of their intent to participate in the honors program by the end of the first week of the semester of graduation and the completed project must be approved by the faculty adviser and the director at least 30 days before the end of the term. The project is presented orally or by exhibition.
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