Environmental Science Pathway

General Education Requirements for Environmental Science Pathway

Choose from the General Education Requirements according to your goals and interests and the requirements of your intended transfer institution. The recommended General Education courses for this concentration include the following:

Natural Sciences:

  • BIO:114 General Biology IA, 4 credits
  • CHM:132 Introduction to Organic & Biochemistry, 4 credits
  • CHM:165/166 General Chemistry I, 4 - 5 credits
  • ENV:111 Environmental Science, 4 credits
  • PHS:172 Physical Geology, 4 credits


  • MAT:210 Calculus I, 4 credits

Computer Skills:

  • CSC:110 Introduction to Computers, 3 credits


Electives for Environmental Science Pathway

Environmental Science requirements vary depending on the transfer institution. It is important to plan your course selection carefully with both your community college advisor and your intended transfer institution. Choose elective courses as needed to complete the 62 credit hours required of an Associate Degree.

Recommended Electives

  • PHY:162 College Physics I, 4 credits
  • PHY:212 Classical Physics I, 5 credits
  • MAT:156 Statistics, 3 credits
  • MAT:216 Calculus II, 4 credits



Locations: Clinton Community College, Muscatine Community College, Scott Community College