Bachelor of Arts in General Science
The B.A. degree with a major in general science consists of 49-50 credits of natural science courses as outlined below.
The B.A. degree requires completion of a foreign language through the intermediate level.
Courses required for major (core curriculum)
Biology Required Courses
Chemistry Required Courses
Geology Required Course
|GEOL 1170||Introduction to Physical Geology||
Physics Required Courses
Physics may be taken on an algebraic or calculus level
|PHYS 2110||General Physics 1 - Calculus Level||
|PHYS 1154||General Physics Laboratory I||
|PHYS 2120||General Physics - Calculus Level||
|PHYS 1164||General Physics Laboratory II||
Mathematics/Statistics Required Courses
|MATH 1930||Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences||
| ||An approved statistics course||
12 credits of electives at the 2000 level or higher in at least two of the following disciplines: biology, chemistry, physics, geology, geography.
Advanced Writing Course
Advanced writing course: All students are required to take an advanced writing course within their major. For the general science major this is ENGL 2400, ENGL 3980, or another approved course.