A.A.S. Natural Resources Conservation

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this degree may be met in four semesters. For some students, fulfilling degree requirements may take more than four semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • ENG 101 Composition I (3)
  • AGR 100 Soil Science (3)
  • CON 100 Introduction to Environmental Conservation (3)
  • BIO/CON 103 Environmental Science (4)
  • CON 122 Introduction to Applied Field Techniques (3)

Second Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • ENG 103 Composition II (3)
  • COM 100 Human Communication (3) OR COM 110 Public Speaking (3) OR COM 115 Interpersonal Communication (3)
  • BIO 125 Foundation of Life Science (4)
  • CON 102 Introduction to Fish and Wildlife (3)
  • BIO/CON 224 Introduction to Dendrology and Field Botany (3)

Summer Semester (3 Credit Hours)

  • CON 190 Conservation Field Camp (3)

Third Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • BIO 221/CON 202 Principles of Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology (3)
  • CON/GIS 227 Applications of Global Positioning System (1)
  • Conservation Elective (3)
  • Approved Conservation Elective (3)
  • Mathematics Elective (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved Social Science Elective (3)

Fourth Semester (13 Credit Hours)

  • CON/GIS 130 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (3)
  • CON 203 Seminar in Environmental Conservation (4)
  • Approved Conservation Elective (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved History (HIS) Elective (3)