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Berkshire Community College Transfer credits (3102)
Transfer Articulation Guidelines (TAG)

Course Equivalents for SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

The following Transfer Articulation Guidelines (TAG) display the lower division course requirements for all ESF majors. Students should match the lower division requirements with the list of approved course equivalents at Berkshire Community College. Refer to the NOTES below for further information on the transfer agreement between ESF and Berkshire Community College.

Associate Degree Programs at The Ranger School Campus

Environmental and Natural Resources Conservation

Students interested in the 1+1 articulation agreement into one of the Associate Degree Programs at the Ranger School should complete the following courses:

Associate in Applied Science Degree Freshman Year: All Students (Completed at a college of the student's choice)

Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO102 *
Biology w/ Lab or Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO102 * or CHM101 or PHY101
Electives 10 credits ** See chart below
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Government/Policy 3 credits GOV105 or ECO211 or ECO212
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Trigonometry 3 credits MAT121 or MAT151

* Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should complete BIO102 for their biology requirement.

Forest Technology  

Students interested in the 1+1 articulation agreement into one of the Associate Degree Programs at the Ranger School should complete the following courses:

Associate in Applied Science Degree Freshman Year: All Students (Completed at a college of the student's choice)

Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO102 *
Biology w/ Lab or Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO102 * or CHM101 or PHY101
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Electives 10 credits ** See chart below
Trigonometry 3 credits MAT121 or MAT151

* Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should complete BIO102 for their biology requirement.

Land Surveying Technology  

Associate in Applied Science Degree Freshman Year: All Students (Completed at a college of the student's choice)

Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO102 *
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY101
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Electives 10 credits ** See chart above
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Trigonometry 3 credits MAT121 or MAT151

* Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should complete BIO102 for their biology requirement.

** Students planning to continue in the B.S. degree program in Forest Ecosystem Science, Forest Resources Management or Natural Resources Management after earning an A.A.S. degree should select from the following courses as free electives:

Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY101
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS206
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123
Public Speaking 3 credits COM105

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Bachelor Degree Programs at the Syracuse Campus

Aquatic and Fisheries Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 7 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM201
Organic Chemistry II or Physics II or Calculus II 4 credits CHM202 or PHY102 or MAT152
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY101

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Additional credit will be granted for Statistics MAT123.

Bioprocess Engineering

Biology  II w/ Lab or Zoology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO112
Calculus I, II, III 12 credits ENM151 & ENM152 & ENM251
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Computer Programming 3 credits CIS124 or CIS125 or CIS231 or CIS232 or ENT185
Differential Equations 3 credits MAT254
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM201 & CHM202
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits ENT161

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Biotechnology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biotechnology Concentration major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT151 & MAT152
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Genetics w/ Lab 4 credits Not offered
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Microbiology (EFB303 Environmental Microbiology at ESF) 4 credits BIO207
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM201 & CHM202 *
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY101 & PHY102 *

Complete 9 credit hours in three of the six following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Social Science

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

9 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

Any course in history, economics, psychology, or sociology

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* Completion of either the required organic chemistry or physics sequences (or both) prior to transfer to the B.S. in Biotechnology will greatly enhance course scheduling and time to degree completion once enrolled at SUNY- ESF. A strong overall academic record and successful completion of either or both of these sequences will also improve an applicant’s likelihood of admission to this degree program.

Additional credit will be granted for Ecology BIO109 and Statistics MAT123.

Chemistry

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT151 & MAT152
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Computer Applications 3 credits CIS102
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Math Elective 3 credits * See note
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM201 & CHM202
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY101 & PHY102

Complete 9 credit hours in three of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Social Science

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

9 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

Any course in history, economics, psychology, or sociology

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* Examples of math electives are calculus III (recommended), statistics, differential equations, and linear algebra. Please consult the SUNY-ESF Admissions Office for assistance with course selection.

Conservation Biology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Electives 15 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY101
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Construction Management

Business and Managerial Law 3 credits BUS251
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM101
Computer Applications (CME202 at ESF) 1 credit CIS102 or BSS201
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Financial Accounting 3 credits BUS111
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Managerial Accounting 3 credits BUS112
Physics w/ Lab 4 credits PHY101
Pre-Calculus or Elective 3 credits MAT121
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS206
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT123
Public Speaking 2 credits COM105
Related discipline electives and/or liberal arts electives 15 credits * See note below

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* Technical courses from related programs of study are recommended for transfer in this category.  Please consult the SUNY-ESF Admissions Office for advisement.

Environmental Biology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Electives 7 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM201
Organic Chemistry II or Physics II or Calculus II 4 credits CHM202 or PHY102 or MAT152
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY101
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Student Note: Environmental Biology requires 1 and recommends 2 semesters of physics. Certain graduate/professional programs (e.g. medical, veterinary schools) generally require two semesters of calculus-based physics. ENT161 & ENT162 will fulfill the program requirements and are recommended for students planning on graduate programs.

Environmental Education and Interpretation

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Electives 16 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY101
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Environmental Health

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT151 & MAT152
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Microbiology (EFB303 Environmental Microbiology at ESF) 4 credits BIO207
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM201 & CHM202
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY101 & PHY102
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Environmental Resources Engineering

Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO101 or BIO102
Calculus I, II, & III 12 credits ENM151 & ENM152 & ENM251
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Differential Equations 3 credits MAT254
Earth Science 3 credits GEY121 or ATM145
Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics 2 credits ENT213
Engineering Mechanics - Statics 2 credits ENT212
Engineering Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits ENT161 & ENT162
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245

Complete 12 credit hours in at least three of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Social Science

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

12 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

Any course in history, economics, psychology, or sociology

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Environmental Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Advanced Science and Math  9 credits * See note below
Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I & II 8 credits ENM151 & ENM152
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Computer Programming 3 credits CIS124 or CIS125 or CIS231 or CIS232 or ENT185
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Engineering Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits ENT161 & ENT162
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* Examples of advanced science and math courses would be calculus 3 or 4, organic chemistry 1 or 2, quantum physics, analytical chemistry, or microbiology.  Please consult the ESF Office of Undergraduate Admissions for assistance with course selection.

Additional credit will be granted for Ecology BIO109 and Statistics MAT123.

Environmental Studies

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

American Government/Political Science 3 credits GOV105
Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO102
Biology II w/ Lab or Environmental Geology * 4 credits BIO101
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM101
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 6 credits **  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Pre-Calculus or Calculus I *** 3 - 4 credits MAT121 or MAT151
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123
General Education requirement - American History 3 credits HIS117 or HIS118
General Education requirement - The Arts 3 credits Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course
General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125
General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* Students must take either Biology II or Geology. Students interested in the Biological Science Applications option must take Biology II.

** Students interested in the Biological Science Applications option must complete Chemistry II in place of one of their elective courses.

*** Students interested in the Biological Science Applications option must complete Calculus I.

Forest Ecosystem Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology Electives 6 credits * See note below
Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 3 credits BIO109
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 6 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY101
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS206
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* Examples of biology electives are genetics, organic chemistry, and microbiology.  Please consult the ESF Office of Undergraduate Admissions for assistance with course selection.

Forest Health

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Electives 13 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM201
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY101
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Forest Resources Management

Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT121
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO102
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM101
Ecology 3 credits BIO109
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 12 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY101
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS206
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123
Public Speaking 3 credits COM105

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Landscape Architecture

Art & Architectural History 3 credits FAS171 or FAS172 or FAS173
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO102 or BIO101
Drawing/Freehand Drawing 3 credits FAS111 or FAS120
Ecology (LSA321 at ESF) 3 credits BIO109
Electives 9 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Mathematics 3 credits MAT102 or MAT121 or MAT123 or MAT151
Natural/Physical Science 3 credits GEY121 or CHM101 or PHY101 or ENV121
Public Speaking 3 credits COM105
General Education requirement - American History 3 credits HIS117 or HIS118
General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125
General Education requirement - Social Science 3 credits Any course in history, economics, psychology, or sociology

Natural Resources Management

Accounting 3 credits BUS111 or BUS112
Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT121
Biology I & II w/ Lab 7 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM101
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY101
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 9 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS206
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123
Public Speaking 3 credits COM105
Sociology or Psychology 3 credits Any course with a PSY or SOC prefix

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Paper Engineering

Calculus I, II, & III 12 credits ENM151 & ENM152 & ENM251
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Computer Programming 3 credits CIS124 or CIS125 or CIS231 or CIS232 or ENT185
Differential Equations 3 credits MAT254
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Engineering Physics I & II w/Lab 8 credits ENT161 & ENT162
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM201 & CHM202

Complete 3 credit hours in one of the three following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

3 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Paper Science

Calculus I & II 8 credits ENM151 & ENM152
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Computer Programming 3 credits CIS124 or CIS125 or CIS231 or CIS232 or ENT185
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 3 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM201 & CHM202
Physics I & II w/Lab 8 credits PHY101 & PHY102
Quantative Analysis 3 credits Not offered
General Education requirement - American History 3 credits HIS117 or HIS118
General Education requirement - The Arts 3 credits Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course
General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125
General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Sustainable Energy Management

Accounting or Finance 3 credits BUS111 or BUS112
Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT121
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO102
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM101
Ecology 3 credits BIO109
Economics 3 credits ECO211 or ECO212
Electives 18 credits *
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY101
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS206
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT123
Public Speaking 3 credits COM105
Sociology or Psychology 3 credits Any course with a PSY or SOC prefix

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

* 9 of the 18 credits of electives must be liberal arts course work. Please choose courses from the following categories: physical science, math, history, government, political science, or English. Please consult the ESF Admissions Office for assistance with course selection.

Wildlife Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in the Biological Science major at Berkshire Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO102 & BIO101
Calculus I 4 credits MAT151
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM101 & CHM102
Ecology 4 credits BIO109
Electives 15 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG101 or ENG102 or ENG103 or ENG104
Global Environment 3 credits ENV121
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG204 or ENG215 or ENG216 or ENG221 or ENG222 or ENG223 or ENG228 or ENG231 or ENG232 or ENG241 or ENG243 or ENG245
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits CHM201 or PHY101
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT123

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the five following general education categories at Berkshire Community College:

 

General Education requirement - American History

 

General Education requirement - Foreign Language

 

General Education requirement - The Arts

 

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

 

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

6 credits

 

 

HIS117 or HIS118

 

Any SPA prefixed course

 

Any FAS, MUS or THR prefixed course

 

ANT101 or HIS121 or HIS122 or HIS208 or HIS225 or HIS232 or HIS236 or GEO125

 

HIS113 or HIS114 or HIS238

Date Reviewed: 10/13/14
Catalogue date: 2014 - 2015
Reviewed by: Beth Minard

Questions, please call: 315-470-6600

Notes for Berkshire Community College:

The Pre-ESF advisors are:

  • Prof. Charles Weinstein, Dept. of Environmental and Life Sciences
  • Naomi Gelfand, Transfer Counselor 1-800-816-1233 (413)-499-4660

Advisor Note: Students entering ESF with 60 or more transferable credits will be given junior class standing. However, students may enroll at ESF with fewer than 60 credits and complete the remaining lower division and upper division requirements.

For more information, use the Information Request Form