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Sustainable Rural Systems Major w/Economics of Rural Systems Concentration

Sustainable Rural Systems Major with Economics of Rural Systems Concentration

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DEGREE PROGRAM CHECK SHEET

Complete all Institutional Graduation Requirements (Including University Writing Requirement, Diversity Requirement, General Education Requirement, etc.) as provided at http://www.eou.edu/registrar.

Program Requirements: Sustainable Rural Systems w/Economics of Rural Systems Concentration is a minimum 83 graded credit hour degree. A grade of “C-” or better is required for each course counting towards the major, but a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.00 is required for completion of the major.


REQUIRED CORE COURSES: 37-38 credits
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
SRS 201Rural Society, Environment & Economy [SSC]4
SCI 226Environmental Science I: Ecology/Env Biology w/lab[SMI]5
SCI 227Environmental Science II: Env Chemistry w/Lab [SMI]5SCI 226
WR 320Professional Writing [UWR]3WR 121
SRS 321Rural Community and Economic Systems4
SRS 363Rural Land Use and Sustainable Development4
SRS 451Natural Resource and Environmental Policy4SRS 363
SRS 493Response to Climate Change4SCI 227

Choose one of the following courses:

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
STAT 243Elementary Statistics [SMI]4MATH 095 or MATH 098
STAT 327Statistics & Experimental Design [SMI]5MATH 105 or 111

REQUIRED PROJECT COURSES: 21 credit hours
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
SRS 215Rural Systems Seminar
SRS 215 must be taken at least 3 times but no more than 6 times
1
SRS 316Rural Systems Project
SRS 316 must be taken at least 3 times but no more than 6 times
2SRS 215
SRS 417Project Leadership and Community Connections12SRS 215

ECONOMICS OF RURAL SYSTEMS CONCENTRATION: 25 credits

Complete the following concentration courses:

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ECON 201Microeconomics [SSC]5MATH 095 or 098
ECON 202Macroeconomics [SSC,UWR]5MATH 095 or 098
ECON 345Economics of Development5
ECON 376Environmental and Natural Resource Economics5ECON 201
ECON 435Public Finance5

Total credits required for major: 83

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Last EPCC update March 2020 [degree creation winter 2020]