CURRENT 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 23, 2018  
CURRENT 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Environmental Health, B.S.


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Total number of hours for program 124

Declaration of a major in Environmental Health does not guarantee admission into the program. Students must maintain an overall 2.3 GPA and earn a grade of C (2.0) or above in each of the core environmental health courses in order to remain in the program. In addition, students are expected to adhere to the technical and professional standards of the program. For the most up to date information regarding these standards, program suspension and termination, refer to the Environmental Health Program website linked from the School of Health Sciences. The program is nationally accredited by the National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC).

Liberal Studies Hours: 42


Liberal Studies Program Requirements 

Concentration 10 hours


Concentration: 10  hours in such areas as environmental health (ENVH), chemistry (CHEM), environmental science (ES), natural resources management (NRM), biology (BIOL), geology (GEOL) and foreign language are required.  A minimum of 4 concentration hours much be designated C5 (Science) hours.  The area of concentration will be chosen in conjunction with the student’s advisor.

 

General Electives 8 hours


General electives (8 hours) are required to complete the program.

Total Hours: 124

Visit the department’s website at http://www.wcu.edu/learn/departments-schools-colleges/HHS/hhs-schools-depts/healthsci/health-sciences-majors/envh/index.asp to view the 8 semester curriculum guide.

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