Nov 18, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Outdoor Education, Composite Major B.BS.OE


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This composite major is an interdisciplinary major combining instruction in basic environmental sciences, training in education skills for outdoor settings, and experience in adventure programming pursuits.

Science Core: 12 semester hours


Botany: 3-4 semester hours


Take one course from the following and the corresponding lab:

General Science: 3-4 semester hours


Take one course from the following and the corresponding lab:

Geology: 3-4 semester hours


Take one course from the following and the corresponding lab:

Zoology: 3-4 semester hours


Take one course from the following and the corresponding lab:

Environmental Education & Interpretation: 6 semester hours


Technology: 3 semester hours


Take one course from the following:

Sustainability: 3 semester hours


Take one course from the following:

Adventure Education: 3 semester hours


Technical Outdoor Skills: 6 semester hours


Take six credits from the following:

Physical Education Skills: 4 semester hours


Take one group:

Medical Skills: 3 semester hours


Take one course from the following and the corresponding lab:

Program Organization & Management: 3 semester hours


Take one course from the following:

Field Experience: 6 semester hours


System Gen Ed Requirements (SGRs) - 30 semester hours


  • ENGL 101
  • ENGL 201
  • SPCM - Gen Ed - Speech (1 class) - 3 semester hours
  • MATH - Gen Ed - Mathematics (1 class) - 3 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Social Science (2 classes from different subjects) - 6 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Arts & Humanities (2 classes from different subjects or a foreign language sequence) - 6 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Natural Sciences & Lab (2 classes/corresponding labs) - 6-8 semester hours

Electives required


A minor is NOT required with this major but electives are required to total 120 hours, of which 36 hours must be 300-400 level courses.

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