EHS majors take 60 credits specifically within EHS. These credits, in conjunction with the Clarkson Common Experience, provide a well-rounded education focusing on the areas of study you find most interesting.

Environmental Health Science Sample Curriculum

First Year

First Semester

 

 

 

Second Semester

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs.

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs

BY140

Biology I

3

 

BY160

Biology II

3

BY142

Biology I Laboratory

2

 

BY162

Biology II Laboratory

2

CM131

Gen. Chemistry I with Laboratory or

4

 

CM132

Gen. Chemistry II with Laboratory or

4

CM103

Structure and Bonding and

3

 

CM104

Chemistry II and

 

CM105

Chemistry Laboratory 1

2

 

CM106

Chemistry II Laboratory or

2

EV100

Intro. to Environ. Science & Policy

3

 

MA181

Basic Calculus

3

Univ190

The Clarkson Seminar

3

 

MA132

Calculus II

3

FY100

Freshman Seminar

1

 

Knowledge Area Course

3

 

 

17

 

 

 

15

 

Second Year

First Semester

 

 

 

Second Semester

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs.

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs

BY222

General Ecology

3

 

EHS309

Intro. to Industrial Hygiene

3

PH131 or 141

Physics 1 or Physics for Life Sci.

4

 

EHS310

Intro. to Industrial

2

CM241

Organic Chemistry I

3

 

PH132 or 142

Physics II or Physics for Life Sci. II

4

EV313

Biogeochemic Systems Science

3

 

BY/CM/Eng

Elective*

3

Knowledge Area Course

3

 

BY/CM/Eng

Elective*

3

 

 

16

 

 

 

15

 

Third Year

First Semester

 

 

 

Second Semester

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs.

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs

CM221

Spectroscopy

3

 

EHS330

Safety Management

3

CM223

Spectroscopy Laboratory

3

 

STAT318

Safety Analysis

3

EHS405

Methods & Analysis

4

 

BY/CM/Eng

Elective*

3

EHS406

Industrial Hygiene

3

 

Knowledge Area Course 3

3

CE340

Intro. to Env. Eng.

3

 

Free Elective

3

 

 

16

 

 

15

 

Fourth Year

First Semester

 

 

 

Second Semester

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs.

 

Course

Title

Cr. Hrs

BY/CM/Eng

Elective*

3

 

ES432

Risk Analysis¹

3

 

Prof. Sci./Eng./Math

3

 

EV401

Capstone Project

1

EV400

Capstone Project

3

 

EHS481

Advanced Topics in EHS

3

EHS416

Principles of Toxic & Epidemiolgy

3

 

Knowledge Area Course 5

3

Knowledge Area Course        

3

 

Professional Elective

3

 

15

 

 

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