Curriculum

Environmental Technology - Geoscience Specialization
First Semester Credits
ENG 103 Freshman Composition and Literature I 
(ENG 099, a non-credit course, may be required)
3
CHE 171 General Chemistry I and CHE 171L General Chemistry I Laboratory
4 (3+1)
MAT 143  Pre-Calculus With Trigonometry or MAT 161  Calculus I  4
ENV 101 Introduction to Environmental Technology  4
ENV 110 Field Experience in Environmental Technology - Geoscience  1
Total Credits:  16 
Winter Intersession  
ENV 165 Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response  2
Total Credits:  2 
Second Semester  
ENG 104 Freshman Composition and Literature II  3
CHE 172 General Chemistry II and CHE 172L General Chemistry II Laboratory
4 (3+1)
MAT 118 Exploring Statistics or MAT 151 Statistics I or MAT 162 Calculus II  3-4
ENV 103 Introduction to GIS  3
Health Elective  1
Total Credits:  14-15 
Third Semester  
ENG 259 Report and Technical Writing  3
PHY 103  General Physics I 4
GEO 151 Physical Geology or ENV 104  Applied GIS  3-4
Social Science Elective 3
Physical Education Activity 1
Total Credits:  14-15 
Fourth Semester  
CHE 203 Quantitative Analysis
4
ENV 201 Internship in Environmental Technology-Geoscience  2
GEO 205 Hydrology  4
POS 260 New York State Environmental Regulation  3
Specialization Elective¹ 3-5
Physical Education Activity 1
Total Credits:  17-19 
Total Program Credits  63-67 

Notes:

1. Specialization electives: BIO 131, BIO 151, BIO 152, BIO 161CHE 205, CHE 206, ENV 104, ENV 162, GEO 151, GEO 152, GEO 106, GEO 290PHY 104

Environmental Technology - Biotechnology Specialization
First Semester Credits
ENG 103 Freshman Composition and Literature I
(a non-credit English course, may be required) 
3
CHE 171 General Chemistry I and CHE 171L General Chemistry I Laboratory 
4 (3+1)
MAT 143  Pre-Calculus With Trigonometry or MAT 161  Calculus I  4
ENV 101 Introduction to Environmental Technology  4
ENV 110 Field Experience in Environmental Technology - Geoscience  1
Total Credits:  16 
Winter Intersession  
ENV 165 Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response  2
Total Credits:  2 
Second Semester  
ENG 104 Freshman Composition and Literature II  3
CHE 172 General Chemistry II and CHE 172L General Chemistry II Laboratory
4 (3+1)
MAT 118 Exploring Statistics or MAT 151 Statistics I or MAT 162 Calculus II  3-4
ENV 103 Introduction to GIS 3
Health Elective 1
Total Credits:  14-15 
Third Semester  
ENG 259 Report and Technical Writing  3
PHY 103 General Physics I  4
BIO 161 Applied Environmental Biotechnology
4
Social Science Elective 3
Physical Education Activity 1
Total Credits:  15
Fourth Semester  
CHE 203 Quantitative Analysis
4
ENV 162  Biofuels, Biomaterials, and Alternative Energy Technologies  3
ENV 201 Internship in Environmental Technology-Geoscience  2
POS 260 New York State Environmental Regulation  3
Specialization Elective1
3-5
Physical Education Activity 1
Total Credits:  16-18
Total Program Credits  63-66

Notes:

1. Specialization electives: BIO 131, BIO 152, CHE 205, CHE 206, ENV 104, GEO 151, GEO 152, GEO 106GEO 205, GEO 290, PHY 104.