Major Advising Checklist: Environmental Studies—Chemistry

Automatic Joint Major:  ESCH-CHEM

All ESCH-CHEM majors should use this form as they plan out the timing of their major coursework.

After filling out the form, hit "submit" to send the completed form to the email addresses that you entered for the fields "advisor's email" and "your email"

Please enter the semester the course was taken or will be taken. For any electives, please also enter the course number.

To review the major requirements and list of cognate courses, click here.

I. Core Courses
These four courses must be completed by the end of the junior year.
II. Cognate Courses:Humanities or Social Sciences from Approved List
Students doing environmental science foci need to take two cognates outside of the natural sciences.
Cognate 1
Cognate 2
III. Focus
Course 2: CHEM 0104 or CHEM 0107
Courses 7 or 7-8: Research
At least one semester of formal research focusing on chemistry and the environment chosen from: ENVS 0360, independent study (ENVS or CHEM 0500), or the senior thesis sequence (CHEM 0400/0700 or ENVS 0500/0700).
IV. Senior Experience
Students must have completed all four core courses before they can enroll in ES 401.
For students studying off-campus, a total of up to three courses may count toward the major. Courses for the focus need approval from the advisor. Courses for cognates need approval from the director in consultation with other appropriate faculty members. Please list each approved off-campus course counting toward your major requirements. Include, course title, the course it is replacing and the semester it was taken.
Student Information
Molly Costanza-Robinson:
Please use this space to provide any additional information or explanations for your advisor regarding your major requirement plan.

Program in Environmental Studies

Franklin Environmental Center at Hillcrest
531 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753