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Climate Change Minor

General Requirements

  • Students must meet with a college advisor to declare a minor and review the course requirements.
  • A grade of C or higher is required in all courses for the minor.
  • A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed at FGCU.
  • Students desiring certification of a minor and designation on their academic transcript must verify that the minor is displayed on their Graduation Application.

Specific Information

Complete the following:

  • BSC 1010C General Biology w/Lab I (4) or (BSC 1010 (3) and BSC 1010L (1))
  • BSC 1011C General Biology w/Lab II (4) or (BSC 1011 (3) and BSC 1011L (1))
  • EVR 2861 Introduction to Environmental Policy (3)
  • GLY 1010C Physical Geology (4)

Complete 6 credit hours from the following:

  • BSC 3303 Biogeography (3)
  • EVS 4874C Climate Change Ecology (3)
  • GLY 3603C Geobiology (3)
  • GLY 4071C Paleoclimatology (3)
  • GLY 4074C Meteorology and Climatology (3)
  • GLY 4700C Coastal & Watershed Geology (3)

Catalog Year: 2020-2021

Total Semester Hours Required: 21 Hours