Environmental Science & Natural Resources A.A.S.

Environmental Science and Natural Resources A.A.S.

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The Environmental Science and Natural Resources program emphasizes a thorough overview of environmental laws, hands-on experience, regulatory compliance, safety, and Native American perspectives on environmental and natural resource protection and management. The program is designed to meet the needs of tribal, state, and federal environmental and natural resource management entities, particularly those entities working in Native American communities. The program focuses upon preparing the student to address environmental redemption and restoration. It provides a general background to assist with natural resource management.

For more information, please view our Student Catalog.

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A.A.S. - Environmental Science and Natural Resource Requirements: 62 Credits

General Education RequirementsCredits
English / Communication 6
        ENG-110  
        COM-130 or COM-150  
Mathematics: 4
        MTH-121 or higher  
Diné Studies: 3 – 4
Natural or Physical Science: 8
        CHM-120  
        BIO-110  
Humanities / Social Science: 6
Information Tech / Applied Computers: 3
        CMP-101 or higher  
Environmental Science and Natural Resources Core Requirements 
Semester ONECredits
ENV-102   Environmental Science I 4
GIT-105   Fundamentals of Cartography 3
Semester TWO 
ENV-182   Environmental Science II 4
ENV-245   Natural Resources I 4
Semester THREE 
ENV-289   Natural Resources II 4
GIT-110   Geographic Information Systems I 3
Semester FOUR 
CHM-122   General Chemistry II 4
ENV-255   Introduction to Hydrology 3
GIT-111   Geographic Information Systems II 3
Total Required Credit Hours62

 

Program Advisors
Steven Chischilly, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science
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Phone: 505.786.4147

M.S., Biological Science EPO, University of Colorado
B.S., Biological Science, Fort Lewis College
A.S., Agriculture, Fort Lewis College

 

Dr. William Mader, Associate Professor of Environmental Science
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Phone: 505.786.4136

Ph.D., Zoology, Brigham Young University
B.s., Wildlife Biology, University of Arizona