Environmental & Occupational Management Curriculum Requirements

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)


Major Requirements

Students may choose to concentrate either in Regulatory Compliance or Regulatory Compliance and Management of Natural Resources. Both major curricula are listed below.

Regulatory Compliance Concentration

The Environmental and Occupational Management with a Concentration in Regulatory Compliance major consists of 60-62 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required core classes:

  • ENM 1010 Environmental Science (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2010 General Principles of Industrial Hygiene (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2500 Environmental Regulations I (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3010 Pollution Science, Treatment and Sampling Techniques (4 s.h.)

Concentration Courses:

  • ENM 1700 Industrial Processes and Operations (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3510 Waste Operational Management (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3710 Environmental Audits and Permits (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 4600 Environmental Assessment (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 4900 Internship* (3 s.h.)
  • CHE 1510 General Chemistry I (4 s.h.)
  • CHE 1520 General Chemistry II (4 s.h.)
  • BUS 2430 Management and Organization (3 s.h.)
  • JUS 4550 Terrorism and the Homeland Security Response (3 s.h.)
  • LAW 2000 Introduction to Law (3 s.h.)
  • LAW 3900 Administrative Law (3 s.h.)

Any ENM prefixed course may be taken for elective credit or substituted at the discretion of the department chair for courses listed.

Select one course from the following:

  • BIO 1530 Fundamentals of Biology I: Intro to Cellular Biology (4 s.h.)
  • SCI 1420 Biological Science (3 s.h.)

Select one course from the following:

  • GLY 1600 Physical Geology (4 s.h.)
  • SCI 1410 Earth Science (3 s.h.)

Select one course from the following:

  • PSC 3330 Public Administration (3 s.h.)
  • PSC 4200 Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation (3 s.h.)

Select one course from the following:

  • OCL 3700 Results-Oriented Persuasion (3 s.h.)
  • LSS 3000 Principles of Leadership (3 s.h.)

Regulatory Compliance & Management of Natural Resources Concentration

The Environmental and Occupational Management with a Concentration in Regulatory Compliance and Management of Natural Resources major consists of 65-67 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required core classes:

  • ENM 1010 Environmental Science (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2010 General Principles of Industrial Hygiene (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2500 Environmental Regulations I (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3010 Pollution Science, Treatment and Sampling Techniques (4 s.h.)

Concentration Courses:

  • ENM 2100 Introduction to Natural Resource Management (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3510 Waste Operational Management (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3710 Environmental Audits and Permits (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 4600 Environmental Assessment (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 4900 Internship* (3 s.h.)
  • CHE 1510 General Chemistry I (4 s.h.)
  • CHE 1520 General Chemistry II (4 s.h.)
  • BIO 1530 Fundamentals of Biology I: Intro to Cellular Biology (4 s.h.)
  • BIO 1560 Fundamentals of Biology II: Diversity of Life (3 s.h.)
  • GLY 1600 Physical Geology (4 s.h.)
  • BUS 2430 Management and Organization (3 s.h.)
  • LAW 2000 Introduction to Law (3 s.h.)
  • LAW 3900 Administrative Law (3 s.h.)

Select one of the following:

  • PSC 3330 Public Administration (3 s.h.)
  • PSC 4200 Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation (3 s.h.)

Select one of the following:

  • ENM 1700 Industrial Processes and Operations (3 s.h.)
  • Any other BIO, GLY, or CHE course (3-4 s.h.)

Select one of the following:

  • BIO 2430 Introductory Zoology (4 s.h.)
  • Any other BIO course (3-4 s.h.)

*Students are required to take ENM 4900, and may take additional hours by enrolling in 4910 or 4920, Internship. Students may take up to 9 hours of internship credit.


Minor Requirements

The Environmental and Occupational Management minor consists of 18-19 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required core class:

  • ENM 1010 Environmental Science (3 s.h.)

Electives

Select any five of the following course options or any other course with an ENM prefix:

  • ENM 1700 Industrial Processes and Operations (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2010 General Principles of Industrial Hygiene (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2100 Introduction to Natural Resource Management (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2500 Environmental Regulations I (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 2600 Introduction to Clandestine Labs (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3010 Pollution Science, Treatment and Sampling Techniques (4 s.h.)
  • ENM 3510 Waste Operational Management (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 3710 Environmental Audits and Permits (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 4500 Advanced Clandestine Laboratories (3 s.h.)
  • ENM 4600 Environmental Assessment (3 s.h.)

The academic minor can be taken by any student at Methodist University.