Natural Sciences

  • Natural Science:  One Option  7-8 credits

    Option I:  Two-semester Laboratory Course Sequence 8 credits

    Two courses with laboratories (4 credits each) from the natural science laboratory course list below. These two courses do not have to be taken in sequence.

    Option II: One Laboratory plus One Nonlaboratory Course 7 credits

    One course with laboratory (4 credits) from the natural science laboratory course list and one course (3 credits) from natural science non-laboratory course list.

    Natural Science Laboratory Courses
    Course Title Credits
    BIOL 103 Life on Earth 4
    BIOL 104 Human Biology: How the Human Body Works 4
    BIOL 106 Human Genetics and Health 4
    CHEM 101 College Chemistry I 4
    CHEM 102 College Chemistry II 4
    CHEM 111 General Chemistry I 4
    CHEM 112 General Chemistry II 4
    CHEM 113
    Advanced General Chemistry I
    4
    CHEM 114
    Advanced General Chemistry II
    4
    GEOS 101/102 The Dynamic Earth with lab 4
    GEOS 103/104 Oceans and Atmospheres with lab 4
    GEOS 105/106 Exploring the Universe with lab 4
    GEOS 201
    Foundations of Geology
    4
    GEOS 203
    Surficial Processes
    4
    GEOS 204
    Historical Geology
    4
    PHYS 111/121 Physics I with lab 4
    PHYS 112/122 Physics II with lab 4
    PHYS 131/141 Physics I with lab (calculus) 4
    PHYS 132/142 Physics II with lab (calculus) 4
    PHYS 151/161
    Medical Physics with Lab
    4
    SCI 105 Physical Science I 4
    SCI 107/117 Chemistry for Everyone
    4


    Natural Science Non-laboratory Courses
    Course Title Credits
    BIOL 107
    Introduction to Forensic Biology
    3
    BIOL 113 Genetics in Modern Society 3
    BIOL 114 Environmental Science 3
    BIOL 115 Biotic Diversity of North America 3
    BIOL 116 Introduction to Marine Biology 3
    BIOL 117 Understanding HIV Biology and AIDS 3
    BIOL 118 History of Pain 3
    BIOL 119 Emerging Diseases 3
    CHEM 105 The Forensic Chemistry of CSI 3
    GEOS 101 The Dynamic Earth 3
    GEOS 103 Oceans and Atmospheres 3
    GEOS 105 Exploring the Universe 3
    GEOS 119
    Geology of Energy Resources
    3
    GEOS 150 Geology of National Parks 3
    GEOS 151 The Age of Dinosaurs 3
    GEOS 152 Physical Resources of the Earth 3
    GEOS 153
    Forensic Geology
    3
    GEOS 154 Exploration of Space 3
    PHYS 101 Energy and Our Environment 3
    PHYS 105 Physics of Light and Sound 3
    PHYS 111 Physics I Lecture 3
    PHYS 112 Physics II Lecture 3
    PHYS 131 Physics I Lecture (calculus) 3
    PHYS 132 Physics II Lecture (calculus) 3
    PHYS 151 Medical Physics Lecture 3
    SCI 107
    Chemistry for Everyone
    3
    SCI 201 Great Ideas in Science 3