Environmental Science

This degree can lead to a baccalaureate degree in environmental science or environmental studies at accredited colleges or universities. In consultation with an academic advisor; electives should be selected based on the student’s interest, the requirements of the transfer institution or technician-level vocation opportunities. Some courses require pre-requisites, check course descriptions. 

For information, contact faculty advisor, James Sacchinelli, at (609)343-4943 or jsacchin@atlantic.edu.

 

Upon completion of this program students will be able to:

  • Develop work ethics that are effective and safe in a laboratory environment;
  • Apply the scientific method to collect and interpret information;
  • Experiment with laboratory and field equipment to obtain data;
  • Analyze records of results and procedures;
  • Discuss effectively, both orally and in writing;
  • Analyze and evaluate problems critically.

(ENVL-Fall 2020)

 

General Education Courses

When a course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses.

Communication

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
6

Mathematics-Science-Technology

MATH150-Pre-Calculus, MATH155-Calculus or MATH220-Statistical Methods

Course #
Title
Credits
Choice of Course (4 Credits)  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
12

Social Science

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

Humanities

Choose: ARTS103, ARTS108, ARTS109, ARTS115, DANC170, MUSC100 or THEA110

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
6

General Education Elective

Course #
Title
Credits
General Education Course (3 credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
3

Program Requirements

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
12

*Technological Competency: 0-4 Credits

(Is fulfilled with CISM125 or CISM132, which may be taken as a General Education Elective, testing or reviewed departmental portfolio.

(**) Option should be chosen by referring to the transfer institution program/degree requirements and consulting with an academic advisor.

Total credits:
60

Recommended sequence of courses:

First Semester

Choose MATH150, MATH155 or MATH220

Course #
Title
Credits
Choice of Course (4 Credits)  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
18

Second Semester

Choose ARTS103, ARTS108, ARTS109, ARTS115, DANC170, MUSC100 or THEA110

Course #
Title
Credits
Choice of Course (3 Credits)  +
3
Program Elective Course (4 Credits)  +
4
Program Elective Course (4 Credits)  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
17

Third Semester

Course #
Title
Credits
Program Elective Course (4 Credits)  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
12

Fourth Semester

Course #
Title
Credits
General Education Course (3 credits)  +
3
Program Elective Course (3 Credits)  +
3
Program Elective Course (3 Credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
13

Overview

Program

Environmental Science

Type

Associate in Science