Apr 19, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University 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.

Curriculum Notes

  • 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.
  • 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

Choose one course from the list below; all courses must be taken as 3.00 credit hours.