Major in General Science: Specialization in Biology or Earth Sciences (Certifiable for elementary education, 39-42 credits)

Core (23-27 credits)
Science (3 credits)
SCI 111 Elementary Earth and Physical Science 3
Physics (3-4 credits)
PHYS 111 Introductory Physics I 3
or
PHYS 121 General Physics I 4
Chemistry (4 credits)
CHEM 161 General Chemistry I 3
CHEM 162 General Chemistry I Lab 1
Biology (6-8 credits) Choose one sequence (A or B*)
*Sequence B is required for Biology Specializations
Sequence A
BIO 211 Concepts in Biology 3
and
BIO 111 Introductory Biology 3
or
BIO 132 Introductory Ecology 3
Sequence B
BIO 121 General Biology I 4
and
BIO 122 General Biology II 4
Earth Science (7-8 credits)
Choose one sequence below (A, B, or C)
Sequence A
ESCI 129 Introduction to Meteorology 4
ESCI 113 The Cosmos 3
Sequence B
ESCI 121 The Dynamic Earth 3
ESCI 125 The Dynamic Earth Lab 1
ESCI 141 Earth and Life History 3
ESCI 145 Earth and Life History Lab 1
Sequence C
ESCI 131
Environmental Geoscience
3
ESCI 135
Environmental Geoscience Lab
1
ESCI 141
Earth and Life History
3
ESCI 145
Earth and Life history Lab
1
Specialization in Biology or in Earth Science:
A minimum of 18 credits in either specialization below, including 6 - 8 credits
in the core of the specialization
Specialization in Biology-Core
Biology Sequence B from the core requirements is mandatory for biology
concentrations.
BIO 200
General Biology III
4
Choose BIO electives at the 300 or 400 level - 6 to 11 credits as needed to
reach 39 credits
Specialization in Earth Science
For those who completed Earth Science Sequence A
ESCI 121 The Dynamic Earth 3
ESCI 125 Dynamic Earth Lab 1
OR
ESCI 131 Environmental Geoscience 3
ESCI 135 Environmental Geoscience Lab 1
AND
ESCI 141 Earth and Life History 3
ESCI 145 Earth and Life History Lab 1
For those who completed Earth Science Sequence B or C
ESCI 129 Introduction to Meteorology 4
ESCI 208 Planetary Astronomy 4
Choose ESCI electives at the 300 or 400 level - 3 credits as needed to reach
39 credits