Oct 01, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Applied Economics and Statistics

Natural Resource Management Concentration BS Four-Year Plan

First Year
APEC 135 - Introduction to Data Analysis   ENGL 110 - Seminar in Composition  
APEC 150 - Economics of Agriculture and Natural Resources **  ENWC 201 - Wildlife Conservation and Ecology ***
MATH 221 - Calculus I *** STAT 200 - Basic Statistical Practice *** 
BISC 207 - Introductory Biology I  or PLSC 101 - Botany I  and PLSC 104 - Botany 1 Laboratory   BISC 208 - Introductory Biology II *** or PLSC 204 - Introduction to Soil Science  and PLSC 205 - Introduction to Soil Science Laboratory  
First Year Seminar Breadth Requirement (Creative Arts and Humanities or History and Cultural Change) (1/2)
Credits: 15 Credits: 16
Second Year
ECON 101 - Introduction to Microeconomics **  APEC 100 - Sustainable Development ** (Multicultural Requirement)
COMM 212 - Public Speaking & Professional Presentation   ECON 103 - Introduction to Macroeconomics **
Group I Requirement (1/2)* Group II Requirement (1/2)*
Breadth Requirement (Creative Arts and Humanities or History and Cultural Change) (2/2) ENGL 301 - Advanced Writing  or ENGL 312 - Written Communications in Business  or ENGL 410 - Technical Writing  
CHEM 101 /CHEM 131  or CHEM 103 /CHEM 133   CHEM 102 /CHEM 132  or CHEM 104 /CHEM 134 ***   
Credits: 16 Credits: 16
Third Year
APEC 343 - Environmental Economics ** or APEC 444 - Economics of Environmental Management   APEC 324 - Introduction to Resource Economics  or APEC 424 - Resource Economics  
APEC 480 - Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource Management   Group I Requirement (2/2)*
Group III Requirement (1/2)* Group II Requirement (2/2)*
Group IV Requirement (1/3)* Group III Requirement (2/2)*
Group V Requirement (1/1)* Group IV Requirement (2/3)*
Credits: 16 Credits: 15
Fourth Year
Group IV Requirement (3/3)* APEC 409 - Surveys and Economic Experiments  (DLE and Capstone)**
Free Elective (1/8) Free Elective (5/8)
Free Elective (2/8) Free Elective (6/8)
Free Elective (3/8) Free Elective (7/8)
Free Elective (4/8) Free Elective (8/8)
Credits: 15 Credits: 15
Total Credits: 124
*See program page for approved courses.
**These courses also satisfy the University Breadth Requirement: Social and Behavioral Sciences 
***These courses also satisfy the University Breadth Requirement: Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Technology
Disclaimer: Four-Year Plans are a Departmental suggestion of how a student could complete this degree in four years (eight semesters). Students may opt to take courses in the summer or winter sessions. These plans do not take into account additional requirements brought on by minors or other majors. A Four-Year Plan is subject to change from year-to-year given the resources and focuses of the Department.  It is the student’s responsibility to meet with his or her assigned advisor at least once a semester to monitor progress and ensure that he or she is on track to graduate on time. This document is intended as a supplemental advisement tool to be used in conjunction with in-person advisement and the UDSIS Degree Audit.  Students should direct any questions or concerns regarding degree progress to their advisor or Academic Assistant Dean.