The ENEP 4+1 BS/MS degree allows students to take 12 graduate credits (4 classes) while pursuing the undergraduate degree. These credits will be dual-counted towards both the B.S. and M.S. degrees. The 4+1 program also allows stuidents to take 3 additional graduate credits (1 class) while pursuing the undergraduate degree that will count only for graduate credit towards the M.S. degree. A more detailed breakdown is provided on the ENEP BS, MEEP, and 4+1 Plan Comparison Chart.
The following courses should be taken during the undergraduate portion of the program:
- ENEP 625: Energy Policy and Administration (3 credits) dual counted w/ ENEP 425;
- ENEP 810: Political Economy of the Environment (3 credits) dual counted w/ ENEP 410;
- One graduate ENEP course (3 credits) that satisfies either the Methodology or the Social Science or the Science, Engineering and Policy requirements that will be dual counted;*
- One graduate Non-ENEP course (3 credits) that satisfies either the Methodology or the Social Science or the Science, Engineering and Policy requirements that will be dual counted;
- One additional ENEP or Non-ENEP graduate course (3 credits). *This course will not be dual-counted for the undergraduate degree.
**Please see the ENEP MEEP graduate handbook for a list of approved classes
Overall, students pursuing the ENEP Bachelors of Science degree will be able to complete 15 credits of graduate work, 12 of which will be dual counted for both the B.S. and M.S. degrees. Students are required to attain a grade of B or better in the two core required courses (ENEP 625 and ENEP 810), a grade of B- or better in all other graduate coursework, and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.