Coastal Environmental Science and Society - Minor

Students in other majors may establish a minor field of study in Coastal Environmental Science and Society (CESS) through the completion of at least 16 hours of coursework. The CESS minor pairs well with majors in Marine Biology, Marine FisheriesMaritime Studies, Maritime Administration or Ocean Engineering. It can also be completed as one of the minors for a University Studies degree with concentrations in Marine Environmental Law and Policy or Maritime Public Policy and Communication.

MARS 280Coastal and Ocean Resources3
Select from the following:4
Oceanography
and Introductory Marine Science Laboratory
Principles of Geology
and Principles of Geology Laboratory
Electives
Select from the following:3-6
Physical Oceanography
Geological Oceanography-Plate Tectonics
Geological Oceanography-Earth's Climate
Chemical Oceanography
Biological Oceanography
Select from the following:3-6
Environmental Law
Coastal Processes
Remote Sensing Technology
Coastal Wetlands Management
and Coastal Wetlands Delineation Laboratory
Peak Oil, Global Warming and Resource Scarcity
Total Semester Credit Hours16