Academic Catalog 2016-2017 
    Oct 03, 2023  
Academic Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Science Major

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The Science major provides a wide background in general science, biology, chemistry, earth science, physics, mathematics, computing, the impact of science and technology, and environmental science and conservation. The major offers a professional foundation for careers in science and secondary school teaching.

The Bachelor of Science in General Science requires completion of the following 120 credits:
General Education Core (54 credit hours)
Science Major Core (42 credit hours)
Electives (24 credit hours)

General Education Requirements (54 credit hours)

Biblical Studies (12 credit hours)

Take the following four courses (some courses are cross-listed and only one prefix needs to be taken):

Communication (12 credit hours)

Take each of the following four courses:

Arts and Humanities (9 credit hours)

Take one course from each of the following three academic disciplines:

Philosophy (3 credit hours)

Fine Arts (3 credit hours)

Choose one course from the following:

Integrative Studies (3 credit hours)

* Please see the First- Year Integration (FYI)  page for specific information about this required course.

Mathematics (3 credit hours)

Science Major (42 credit hours)

Secondary General Science Licensure

See the School of Education  section of this catalog for details on the Secondary Science Licensure Program: B.S. General Science (CUS)  requirements.


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