Mar 29, 2023
120 hours (minimum)
Any student earning a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree must complete a minimum of 60 hours in natural, physical, mathematical, and computer science. Please note: courses with a GEO prefix are generally not accepted towards fulfilling this 60-hour requirement. Therefore, be sure to keep this requirement in mind as you choose your course work for the requirements in the major. See the complete description of College requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree , including a specific listing of courses applicable to the 60-hour requirement.
I. Intellectual Inquiry in Arts and Creativity
II. Intellectual Inquiry in the Humanities
III. Intellectual Inquiry in the Social Sciences
IV. Intellectual Inquiry in the Natural, Physical, and Mathematical Sciences
V. Composition and Communication I
VI. Composition and Communication II
VII. Quantitative Foundations
VIII. Statistical Inferential Reasoning
IX. Community, Culture and Citizenship in the USA
Graduation Composition and Communication Requirement (GCCR)
Subtotal: Graduation Composition and Communication Requirement hours (GCCR): 3
I. Foreign Language: 0-14
(placement exam recommended)
II. Disciplinary Requirements
b. Social Science
(completed by Major Requirement)
III. Laboratory or Field Work: 1
IV. Race and Ethnicity Requirement: 0-3
College Requirement hours: 13-30
Other Course Work Required for the Major
Students must complete 15 credit hours from one of the following tracks.
Cities and Societies Track
Students must complete an additional 12 credit hours from one or both of the tracks that were not selected as the student’s primary track within the major. Of the 12 credit hours, 6 credit hours must be at the 300-level or above. Courses used to satisfy the track requirement may not be used to satisfy the breadth requirement.
Breadth elective hours: 12
Students will choose 4 credits or more of free electives to lead to the minimum total of 120 hours required for graduation.
Subtotal: Electives: minimum of 4
Total Minimum Hours Required for Degree: 120