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Major in Natural Science with a Concentration
in General Science Education (Middle)

58 credits

Mathematics (12 credits)
MA 130             Number and Operations for Teachers
MA-131             Patterns, Functions and Algebra for Teachers
MA-132             Geometry, Measurement, Probability and Statistics for
MA 190             Precalculus or any MA course at 200 level or above

Physics (11 credits)
PY 101 Astronomy
PY 221 & 222 General Physics I and II
or PY 241 & 242 Physics I and II

Biology (8 credits)
BI 140               Introduction to Organismal Biology
BI 141               Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Biology

Chemistry (8 credits)
CH 110 & 111    Introduction to General, Organic, and Biochemistry I
                        and II
or CH 120 & 121 General Chemistry I and II

Earth Science (7 Credits)
GS 101             Physical Geography
GS 140             Physical Geology

Additional Required Courses (9 credits)
NS 201             Science and Society
GS 110             Meteorology
One elective (BI, CH, GS, or PY) at 200 level or above

Required for All Natural Science Majors (3 credits)
NS 400             Natural Science Seminar

Optional Recommended Course (4 credits)
NS 120             Integrated Science I

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