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SUNY Cortland    
  Dec 14, 2017
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

Physics: Concentration in Environmental Science [PHY_ENVS]

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This concentration in the Physics Department  provides depth and a diversity of study in the sciences for students with a special interest in the environment. Cortland's resources for teaching and research in this area are extensive. Special facilities at Hoxie Gorge, the Outdoor Education Center and Brauer Education Center play a role in the program.

Career Potential

  • Environmental research
  • Graduate study in environmental science
  • Environmental science policy analyst
  • Environmental protection specialist

C. Required Elective Courses: Six credit hours

(may also fulfill General Education requirements). Two courses from the same department are not permitted.

Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124

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