First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (HARPER COLLEGE)

  • ENG 101@ (English Composition I) 3 credits
  • MTH 134 or MTH 200 (Calculus for Social Sciences of Calculus with Analytic Geometry I) 4-5 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts 3 credits
  • CHM 121 (General Chemistry I) 5 credits

Spring Semester (HARPER COLLEGE)

  • ENG 102@ (English Composition II) 3 credits
  • MTH 165 (Elementary Statistics) 4 credits
  • CHM 122 (General Chemistry II) 5 credits
  • BIO 104 (Environmental Laboratory Biology) 4 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

FALL SEMESTER (HARPER COLLEGE)

  • BIO 115 (Fundamentals of Cellular Biology) 4 credits
  • PSY 101 (Introduction to Psychology) 3 credits
  • SOC 101 (Introduction to Sociology) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts 3 credits
  • SPE 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits

SPRING SEMESTER (HARPER COLLEGE)

  • ECO 211 (Microeconomics) 3 credits
  • PHY 112 (Energy & Society) 4 credits
  • ESC 113 (Environmental Geology) 4 credits
  • Major Discipline Elective 4 credits

Third Year (Junior)

FALL SEMESTER (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • SUST 210~ (Sustainable Future: Environmental, Economy, Equity) 3 credits
  • SUST 220~ (Water) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level electives to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level electives to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits

SPRING SEMESTER (ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY)

  • SUST 230~ (Food) 3 credits
  • SUST 240~ (Waste) 3 credits
  • Relevant Elective (See RU Advisor) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level elective to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level elective to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

FALL SEMESTER (Roosevelt University)

  • SUST 310~ (Energy & Climate Change) 3 credits
  • SUST 320~ (Sprawl, Transportation and Planning) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • CORE Experiential Learning Course (SUST 250 or 350 recommended) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level elective to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits

SPRING SEMESTER (ROOSEVELT UNIVERSITY)

  • SUST 330~ (Biodiversity) 3 credits
  • SUST Elective~ (Choose from: SUST 340, 350, 360, 390, 394 or 395) 3 credits
  • Relevant Elective (SUST 395 Internship recommended) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level elective to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits
  • Elective (Upper level elective to fulfill 120 semester hours of credit) 3 credits


 *TRS 101 -Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

~=Grade of C-or  better required

CORE Experiential Learning Course at RU: courses differ depending on discipline.

SUST majors are encouraged to take a SUST class for the CORE Experiential Learning requirement: SUST 250 Sustainability University, SUST 330 Biodiversity or SUST 350 Service & Sustainability. 

Please note that with the transfer of an AA or AS degree all Roosevelt University general education core requirements are completed unless a pre-requisite general education course is needed for the major.