Undergraduate Classes

SSC 361 The Role of Soil in the Environment
Spring semester of every year

Course Location: On Campus

This course is designed to refine your existing soil science skills so that you may better apply your knowledge to the management of soils in an environmentally responsible manner.

SSC 200 or equivalent; or consent of instructor

four projects, homework, and quizzes

Primary Topics:

  • Geographic Information Systems and Electronic Soil Surveys
  • Wastewater in the Environment
  • Soil and Site Assessment
  • Decentralized Wastewater Technologies
  • Land Application Systems and Technologies
  • Agronomic and Hydraulic Loading Rates
  • Erosion and Sedimentation