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Sustainable Rural Systems Minor

Sustainable Rural Systems Minor


A minimum of 40 graded credit hours

At least 16 credit hours must be upper division

A minimum grade of “C-“ is required for all courses counting in the minor and a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.00 is required to complete the minor.

A minimum of 15 graded credit hours counting toward the minor must be completed at Eastern Oregon University.

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
SRS 201Rural Society, Environment & Economy [SSC]4
GEOG 201Intro to GIS [SMI]4
ECON 202Macroeconomics [SSC,UWR]5MATH 095 or 098
SRS 215Rural Systems Seminar1
SCI 226Environmental Science I: Ecology/Env Biology w/lab[SMI]5
SCI 226LEnvironmental Science I: Ecology/Env Biology Lab0Must be taken with SCI 226
SCI 227Environmental Science II: Env Chemistry w/Lab [SMI]5SCI 226
SCI 227LEnvironmental Science II: Env Chemistry Lab0Must be taken with SCI 227
SRS 316Rural Systems Project
*SRS 316 must be taken twice
4*SRS 215
SRS 363Rural Land Use and Sustainable Development4
SRS 451Natural Resource and Environmental Policy4SRS 363
SRS 493Response to Climate Change4SCI 227

Total credits required for minor: 40

If the requirements for the minor are not met at the time of graduation, the minor will not be awarded.

EPCC minor creation February 2022