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Marine Science, Safety, and Environmental Protection Curriculum

Program Requirements

 

Semester 1

Course Credits
HU-1111 English Composition 3
SM-1111 Algebra & Trigonometry  3
MS-1111 Fundam. of Occup. Hlth. & Safety 3
MS-1211 Current Environmental Problems 3
MS-2221 General Biology   3.5

Total Credits: 15.5

 

Semester 2

Course Credits
HU-2222 Writing About Literature 3
SM-1131 Chemistry I  3.5
SM-1214 Applied Calculus  3
MS-1252 Earth Science  3.5
MS-2244 Introduction to GIS   3

Total Credits: 16

 

Summer

Course Credits
MS-1311 Experiential Learning: MSSEP 3

Total Credits: 3

 

Semester 3

Course Credits
SM-2115 Applied Environmental Mathematics 3
SM-2233 Organic/Hazardous Mat. Chemistry 3.5
SS-1211 Western Civilization  3
MS-2131 Introduction to Communications 3
MS-XXXX Departmental Elective I   3

Total Credits: 15.5 

 

Semester 4

Course Credits
GEHU-3 Humanities Group I 3
SM-2121 College Physics I  3.5
SM-2218 Statistics   3
SS-2121 American Government 3
MS-XXXX Departmental Elective II 3

Total Credits: 15.5

 

Semester 5

Course Credits
GESS-1 Social Sciences Group I 3
MS-3121 Physical Geology  3
MS-3132 Life Sciences Lab 1
MS-3141 Coastal Ecology  2
MS-3142 Environmental Law 3
MS-XXXX Departmental Elective III 3

Total Credits: 16

 

Winter

Course Credits
MS-3351 Cooperative I: MSSEP 6

Total Credits: 6

 

Semester 6

Course Credits
SM-3234 Environmental Chemistry  4
MS-3221 Oceanography  3
MS-3242 Hazardous Materials Management 3
MS-4263 Oil Spill Management  3
MS-XXXX Departmental Elective IV  3

Total Credits: 16

 

Semester 7

Course Credits
GEHU-4 Humanities Group I or II 3
MS-4111 Environmental Monitoring I 3
MS-4141 Coastal Zone Management 3
MS-4142 Human Health and Risk  3.5
Free Elective I 3

Total Credits: 15.5

 

Winter

Course Credits
MS-4411 Cooperative II: MSSEP 3

Total Credits: 3

 

Semester 8

Course Credits
GESS-5 Social Science Group III 3
MS-4211 Environmental Monitoring II 3
MS-4231 Risk Communication 3
MS-4241 Environmental Risk  3
Free Elective II 3

Total Credits: 15

 

No Required STCW Courses for the Degree.