B.S. in Science


Science Core Requirements (24 credits)

BIOL1251     General Biology I
BIOL1252     General Biology II
BIOL1253     General Biology I Lab
BIOL1254     General Biology II Lab
CHEM1201     General Chemistry I
CHEM1203     General Chemistry Lab I
CHEM1202     General Chemistry II
CHEM1204     General Chemistry Lab II
PHYS2201     Physics Laboratory I
PHYS2202     Physics Laboratory II
PHYS2203     University Physics I
PHYS2204     University Physics II

5Science Concentration (16 credits)
6Science Elective  (12 credits)
Math/Computer Science Requirements (15 credits)

MATH1107     Precalculus
MATH1201     Calculus I
MATH2202     Calculus II
Math Elective

Liberal Art/Humanities/Social Science Requirements (24 credits)

BIOL4405     4Ethics in Science
ENWR1101     Academic Writing
ENWR1102     Academic Research & Writing
1Humanities Elective (6 credits)
3Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective
2Speech/Prof Communication Elective 

University Requirements  (8 credits)

UNIV1001       Transitioning to University Life
UNIV1002        Preparing for Professional Life
UNIV2001       Cross-cultural Perspectives 
UNIV2002       Global Issues

7Free Electives (24 credits)

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

WRITTEN COMMUNICATION:  ENWR1101 and 1102 will satisfy this requirement.

QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS:  Math 1107 and 1201 will satisfy this requirement.

1HUMANITIES:  Take six credits of any course that has the prefix ENGL, HIST, HUMN, LANG, PHIL, or RELI, or the following ART courses:  ART1103, 1107, 1108, 1120, 1131, 1133, 1135, 1136, 1137, 2137, and 2238. Courses may be within the same discipline or different disciplines, but either way at least one course must be at the 2000 level or above.

2SPEECH/PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION:  Requirements consist of a three-credit Speech course.

3SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES:  Take three credits of coursework in COMM, CRIM, POLS, PSYC or SOCI.

4ETHICAL AND MORAL ANALYSIS:  Students must take BIOL4405 Ethics in Science to satisfy this requirement.

ART AND CULTURE:  This requirement is waived as it will be satisfied by UNIV2002 Global Issues.

SCIENTIFIC ANALYSIS:  This requirement will be satisfied by CHEM1201 and 1202.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS:

5SCIENCE CONCENTRATION:  16 credits of upper division courses in a single science. Sciences other than Physics, Chemistry or Biological Sciences require the Chairman’s approval.

6SCIENCE ELECTIVES:  An additional 12 credits of upper division courses in any Science outside the concentration.

7FREE ELECTIVES:  A minimum of 24 credits of courses in any area.

A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation.