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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 Finger Lakes Community College. Refer to the notes below for further information on the transfer agreement between ESF and Finger Lakes Community College.

Associate Degree Programs at The Ranger School Campus

Environmental and Natural Resources Conservation

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

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 BIO122
Biology w/ Lab or Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO121 or CHM121 or PHY118
Electives 10 credits * See chart below
English with a Focus on Writing 6 credits ENG101 & ENG102
Government/Policy 3 credits POL100 or POL110 or ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Trigonometry 3 credits MAT152 or MAT271

Forest Technology  

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

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 BIO122
Biology w/ Lab or Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO121 or CHM121 or PHY118
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 10 credits * See chart below
English with a Focus on Writing 6 credits ENG101 & ENG102
Trigonometry 3 credits MAT152 or MAT271

Land Surveying Technology  

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

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 I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO121 or BIO122
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY118
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 10 credits * See chart below
English with a Focus on Writing 6 credits ENG101 & ENG102
Trigonometry 3 credits MAT152 or MAT271

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

Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM121
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
**General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
**General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits
Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT152
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS221

** Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes College.

Bachelor Degree Programs at the Syracuse Campus

Aquatic and Fisheries Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271 
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 7 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM211
Organic Chemistry II or Physics II or Calculus II 4 credits CHM212 or PHY119 or MAT272
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY118

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Additional credit will be granted for Statistics MAT121 and Genetics BIO240+BIO241.

Bioprocess Engineering

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology II w/ Lab 4 credits BIO121
Calculus I, II, III 12 credits MAT271 & MAT272 & MAT273
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Computer Programming 3 credits CSC115 or CSC116 or CSC215 or CSC2216
Differential Equations 3 credits MAT274
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM211 & CHM212
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY151 or PHY118 **

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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  

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

** Engineering Physics is preferred.

Biotechnology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Biotechnology A.S., the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT271 & MAT272
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Genetics w/ Lab 4 credits BIO240+BIO241
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Microbiology (EFB303 Environmental Microbiology at ESF) 4 credits BIO230
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM211 & CHM212 **
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY118 & PHY119 **

Complete 9 credit hours in three of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

** 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 may be granted for the following courses:

BIO222 (FLCC) = EFB325 Cell Biology

BIO286, COM110, CSC134/CSC135/CSC136 (FLCC) = Free Electives

Additional credit will be granted for Ecology BIO221 or CON202 and Statistics MAT121.

Chemistry

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT271 & MAT272
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Computer Applications 3 credits CSC100 or CSC105 or CSC134+CSC135+CSC136
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Math Elective 3 credits ** See note
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM211 & CHM212
Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY118 & PHY119

Complete 9 credit hours in three of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

** 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 either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271 
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Electives 15 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ** See note below
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY118
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT121

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Additional credit will be granted for Genetics BIO240+BIO241.

Construction Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Business and Managerial Law 3 credits BUS227
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM121 or CHM110
Computer Applications (CME202 at ESF) 1 credit CSC135 or CSC100 or CSC105 or BUS212 or CSC212
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Financial Accounting 3 credits ACC101
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Managerial Accounting 3 credits ACC102
Physics w/ Lab 4 credits PHY118
Pre-Calculus or Elective 3 credits MAT152
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS221
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT121
Public Speaking 2 credits COM110
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 by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

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

Additional credit will be granted for:

TECH244 Residential Design and Drafting = CME342 Light Construction

TECH248 Structural Design = CME404 Applied Structures

TECH130 Construction Materials = CME306 Engineering Materials and Sustainable Construction

Environmental Biology

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Electives 7 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM211
Organic Chemistry II or Physics II or Calculus II 4 credits CHM212 or PHY119 or MAT272
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY118
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT121

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Additional credit will be granted for Genetics BIO240+BIO241.

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. PHY151 & PHY152 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 either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271 
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Electives 16 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Genetics 4 credits BIO240+BIO241
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY118
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT121

Complete 3 credit hours in one of the two following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - The Arts

3 credits

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Environmental Resources Engineering

Biology I w/ Lab 4 credits BIO121 or BIO122
Calculus I, II, & III 12 credits MAT271 & MAT272 & MAT273
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Differential Equations 3 credits MAT274
Earth Science 3 credits SCI171
Engineering Mechanics - Dynamics 2 credits ESC212
Engineering Mechanics - Statics 2 credits ESC211
Engineering Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY151 & PHY152
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102

Complete 12 credit hours in at least three of the five following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Environmental Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Advanced Science and Math 9 credits * See note below
Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT271 & MAT272
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Computer Programming 3 credits CSC115 or CSC116 or CSC215 or CSC216
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Engineering Physics I & II w/ Lab 8 credits PHY151 & PHY152
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ** See note below
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* 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.

** Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Additional credit will be granted for Statistics MAT121 and Ecology BIO221 or CON202.

Environmental Studies

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

American Government/Political Science 3 credits POL100 or POL110
Biology I  w/ Lab 4 credits BIO122 
Biology II  w/ Lab or Environmental Geology**  4 credits BIO121
Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM121
Computer Applications 3 credits CSC100 or CSC105 or CSC134+CSC135+CSC136
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives *** 9 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits **** See note below
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Pre-Calculus or Calculus I  ***** 3 - 4 credits MAT152 or MAT271
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT121
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - The Arts 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes College. 

** 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 must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

***** 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 either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology Electives 6 credits  ** See note below
Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology (Natural Resources Ecology at ESF) 3 credits BIO221 or CON202
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Elective 6 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits *** See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY118
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS221
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT121
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes Community College.

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

*** Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Forest Health

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Electives 13 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Genetics 4 credits BIO240+BIO241
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM211
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY118
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT121

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Forest Resources Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Applied Algebra and Trigonometry or Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT152
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO122
Chemistry I w/ Lab or Survey of Chemical Principles 4 credits CHM121 or CHM110
Ecology (Natural Resources Ecology at ESF) 3 credits BIO221 or CON202
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 12 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ** See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Literature 3 credits ENG102
Physics I w/ Lab 4 credits PHY118
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS221
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT121
Public Speaking 3 credits COM110
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes Community College.

** Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Additional credit will be granted for CON214 or CON216 as the Wildlife Technical Elective requirement.

Landscape Architecture

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Art or Architectural History 3 credits ART100 or ART101 or ART213
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO122 or BIO121
Drawing/Freehand Drawing 3 credits ART102 or ART103 or ART221
Ecology (LSA321 at ESF) 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Electives 9 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ** See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Mathematics 3 credits MAT145 or MAT152 or MAT121 or MAT271
Natural/Physical Science 3 credits CHM121 or CHM122 or PHY118 or PHY119 or BIO103 or CON103
Public Speaking 3 credits COM110
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Social Science 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes Community College.

** Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Natural Resources Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Accounting 3 credits ACC101 or ACC102
Biology I & II w/ Lab 7 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Chemistry I  w/ Lab 4 credits CHM121 
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 9 credits  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ** See note below
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY118
Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT152
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS221
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT121
Public Speaking 3 credits COM110
Sociology or Psychology 3 credits Any course with a SOC prefix or any course with a PSY prefix
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Humanities 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes Community College.

** Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Paper Engineering

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Calculus I, II, & III 12 credits MAT271 & MAT272 & MAT273
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Computer Programming 3 credits CSC115 or CSC116 or CSC215 or CSC216
Differential Equations 3 credits MAT274
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Engineering Physics I & II w/Lab 8 credits PHY151 & PHY152
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM211 & CHM212

Complete 3 credit hours in one of the three following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes Community College:

General Education requirement - American History

General Education requirement - Other World Civilization

General Education requirement - Western Civilization

3 credits

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Paper Science

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Calculus I & II 8 credits MAT271 & MAT272
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Computer Programming 3 credits CSC115 or CSC116 or CSC215 or CSC216
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 3 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ** See note below
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM211 & CHM212
Physics I & II w/Lab 8 credits PHY151 & PHY152 or PHY118 & PHY119
Quantative Analysis 3 credits Not offered
*General Education requirement - American History 3 credits
*General Education requirement - The Arts 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Other World Civilization 3 credits
*General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Finger Lakes Community College.

** Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Sustainable Energy Management

Students interested in this major at ESF are encouraged to enroll in either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Accounting or Finance 3 credits ACC101 or ACC102
Biology w/ Lab 4 credits BIO122
Chemistry I w/ Lab 4 credits CHM121
Ecology 3 credits BIO221 or CON202
Economics 3 credits ECO100 or ECO210 or ECO211
Electives 18 credits ***  
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits PHY118
Pre-Calculus 3 credits MAT152
Principles of Management 3 credits BUS221
Probability & Statistics 3 credits MAT121
Public Speaking 3 credits COM110
Sociology or Psychology 3 credits Any course with a SOC prefix or any course with a PSY prefix
**General Education requirement - American History 3 credits  
**General Education requirement - Western Civilization 3 credits

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

** Choose one course from the list of approved General Education courses from Fingerlakes Community College.

*** 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 either the Environmental Studies A.S., or Liberal Arts and Sciences with Advisement Area in Biology at Finger Lakes Community College.

Biology I & II w/ Lab 8 credits BIO122 & BIO121
Calculus I 4 credits MAT271 
Chemistry I & II w/ Lab 8 credits CHM121 & CHM122
Ecology 4 credits BIO221 or CON202
Electives 15 credits
English w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits * See note below
Genetics 4 credits BIO240+BIO241
Global Environment 3 credits BIO103 or CON103
Literature w/ Focus on Writing 3 credits ENG102
Organic Chemistry I w/ Lab or Physics I w/ Lab 3 credits CHM211 or PHY118
Probability and Statistics 3 credits MAT121

Complete 6 credit hours in two of the four following general education categories by choosing courses from the approved general education list at Finger Lakes 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

* Students must fulfill the Basic Communication requirement at Finger Lakes Community College to receive transfer credit for the first english at SUNY ESF.

Date Reviewed: 9/17/2013

Catalogue date: 2013-2014

Reviewed by: Beth Minard 

Questions, please call: 1-315-470-6600.

Notes for Finger Lakes Community College:

1. The Pre-ESF advisor is Dr. Bruce Gilman, Prof. of Environmental Conservation, 585-394-3500 ext.7255.

2. Teresa Daddis, Student Services Counselor, 585-394-3500 ext.7455.

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.

Finger Lakes Community College, Canandaigua (2134)

For more information, use the Undergraduate Programs information request form