Environmental Studies

Example Course Plan

General Environmental Studies


Environmental Policy

International Environmental Sustainability

Ecology Course Plan (first 3 semesters)

This is an example course plan based on the 2020-2021 University Catalog; your actual schedule may deviate from this example. Your faculty advisor will work with you to select appropriate courses.

As an IWU student, it is your responsibility to track your progress each semester towards completing graduation requirements using the MyIWU degree evaluation tool.

Year 1

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

May Term

  • Optional
* Students may want to consider choosing a general education course that will also fulfill a Humanities and Social Science requirement for the major.
Year 2

Fall Semester

Additional Information for Spring Semester

*Depending on career interests, in consultation with advisor, students may also consider taking CHEM 201 General Chemistry.
Study Abroad

Students are encouraged to study abroad and should consult with the Director of the Environmental Studies Program to decide on a case-by-case basis which semester(s) would be most appropriate.

Additional Information