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    Jul 25, 2024  
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Ecology for Environmental Science, BS

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Degree requirements

The Bachelor of Science with a major in ecology for environmental science requires the following:

Hours required and general/college requirements

A minimum of 120 semester hours, of which 42 must be advanced, and fulfillment of degree requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree as specified in the General University Requirements  in the Academics section of this catalog and the College of Arts and Sciences  requirements.

Major requirements, 42 hours

Required courses, 29 hours

Other course requirements

Minor requirements



Hours required for electives may vary based on course selection and University Core Curriculum requirements. Electives may be required to satisfy the advanced hour requirement (42) and/or the minimum total hours required for the degree. For specific information, see an academic advisor in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Other requirements

  • Only two attempts will be allowed for each biology and chemistry course in the degree.
  • A minimum 2.5 grade point average is required for upper division courses in the sciences.
  • A minimum 2.5 UNT grade point average and an overall 2.5 grade point average are required for graduation.
  • All students seeking to enter the department of biological sciences, with the exception of beginning freshmen, must meet the minimum UNT and overall grade point averages given above. Students in the department whose UNT or overall grade point average drops below the minimum (given above) for two consecutive semesters will be removed from the program.

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