UnderGraduate catalog: 2021/22

Bachelor of Science Curricular Requirements

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree must complete the following 12 courses to fulfill the General Education requirements.

Foundational Requirements – 3 courses required

      • Learning & Research Fundamentals – 1 course required

UNIV 1001 Online Education Strategies

      • Mathematical Sciences – 2 courses required

MATH 1201 College Algebra

MATH 1280 Introduction to Statistics

Writing Requirement – 1 course required

      • ENGL 1102 English Composition 2

Values and Ethical Reasoning – 1 course required

      • PHIL 1404 Ethics and Social Responsibility

Civilization Studies, Culture and Belief – 1 course required

      • HIST 1421 Greek and Roman Civilization

Disciplinary Areas of Knowledge Requirement 6 courses required including 2 courses in Humanities (HU), 2 courses in Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS), and 1 course in Natural Sciences and Technology (NST) and 1 course from a discipline other than the one the student is majoring in. Prerequisites for the major in Health Science may satisfy disciplinary area of knowledge requirements.

The following courses are approved to meet the requirement for study in the three disciplinary areas.


Area Course Title Course Code Prerequisites
Natural Sciences and Technology Introduction to Biology BIOL 1301 None
Biology 1 for Health Studies Majors BIOL 1121 None
Introduction to Environmental Sciences ENVS 1301 None
Social and Behavioral Sciences Introduction to Economics ECON 1580 None
Globalization POLS 1503 None
Introduction to Health Psychology PSYC 1111 None
Emotional Intelligence PSYC 1205 None
Introduction to Psychology PSYC 1504 None
Introduction to Sociology SOC 1502 None
Humanities Art History AHIST 1401 None
World Literature ENGL 1405 None
Introduction to Philosophy PHIL 1402 None

Note:  Any course listed with the department of a student’s major may not be used to satisfy a disciplinary area of knowledge requirement.