Jun 13, 2024  
2021-2022 University Catalog 
2021-2022 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Science Core: Great Issues in Science

Curricular Outcomes: ability to think and function as a scientist and demonstrated breadth of knowledge

This important core requirement challenges College of Science students to apply their critical thinking and analytical abilities gained from engagement in their major area of study to the global conversation regarding the impact of Science on society and the ramifications of scientific advances.

Curricular Notice:

Courses which have been taken to meet the Great Issues requirement may not also be used to meet a student’s Culture/Diversity or General Education requirement.  Transfer Credit (AP, IB, and A LEVEL credit) will not be approved to meet the Great Issues Requirement. Transfer courses from accredited institutions may be submitted to as student’s advisor for review by the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education. 

Great Issues in Science:

All courses must be taken as 3.00 credit hours