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Southern Oregon University

(41 to 44 credits)

Concentration Courses 

  • BI 340 Introductory Ecology,
  • G 360 Environmental Geology, and
  • ES/GEOG 437 Conservation in the U.S.

Core courses cannot be used to meet upper division elective requirements within this concentration.

Ecology and Conservation Core (28 credits)

  • CH 100 and CH 100L Fundamentals of Chemistry with Laboratory (4)
  • CH101 and CH101L Environmental Chemistry with Laboratory (4)
  • ES 479 Biosphere, Ecology & Global Environmental Change (4)
  • ES 480 Fire Ecology (4)
  • ES 475 Environmental Modeling (4)
  • ES/GEOG 433 Soil Science (4)
  • ES 435 Water Resources (4)

Upper Division Electives: Select four of the following (13 to 16 credits)

  • BI 475 Aquatic Ecology (4)
  • ES 379 Biodiversity (3)
  • BI 438 Conservation Biology (3)
  • ES 445 Ecosystem Management & Conservation (4)
  • BI 450 Fish & Fisheries (4)
  • BI 386 Forest Ecology & Management (3)
  • BI 454 Plant Ecology (4)
  • ES 442 Valuation of Ecosystem Goods & Services (4)

ES Faculty Advisors - Ecology and Conservation Concentration

Dr. John J. Gutrich

Dr. Steven Jessup

Dr. Charles Welden