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Academic Program Proposal
Currently Under Review
Date Proposal Received Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date
8/29/2013

Washington College

Program Proposal(pdf)

BS  Environmental Science   10/28/2013  Endorsed  11/26/2013 

Environmental Science  Program Description

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Environmental Science will complement the institutionís B.A. in Environmental Studies degree and will provide majors with an understanding of human-nature interfaces from the natural sciences perspective, informed by an awareness of the social dimensions of environmental problems. Courses in biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics will form the multidisciplinary core of the new major.


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