FIRST YEAR  
First Semester  Hours  
ENG119  Composition I Pathway * ORENG119Students will study the writing process by reading essays illustrating a variety of rhetorical strategies, analyzing texts, and writing, revising, and editing short essays. Course is for students who have assessed into developmental English, receiving supplemental instruction for course completion.  
ENG120  Composition I *ENG120Students will study the writing process by reading essays that illustrate a variety of rhetorical strategies, analyzing writing tasks and texts, and writing, revising, and editing short essays.  3.0 

ESC102  Weather and Climate ESC102This course emphasizes the dynamics of the atmosphere with focuses on atmospheric evolution, seasonal controls of climate, human impacts, atmospheric humidity, air pressure, severe weather, and climate classification. Extensive use of Internet resources and software will be required.  4.0 

MAT124  Statistics Pathway ORMAT124Application of elementary principles of descriptive statistics. Elements of probability, sampling techniques, binomial and normal distribution, correlation/regression and hypothesis testing. Graphing calculator and Excel required. Intended for students that don't assess directly into MAT125 Statistics. Includes supplemental instruction lab.  
MAT125  Statistics *MAT125Application of elementary principles of descriptive statistics including frequency distribution, graphical presentation, measures of center, location and variation. Elements of probability, sampling techniques, binomial and normal distribution, correlation/regression and hypothesis testing. Graphing calculator and Excel required.  3.0 

BIO130  Environmental Science BIO130This course examines the principles that govern natural environments and human interconnections to them. Some topics include resource use, pollution, sustainability, energy, water, food, ecology, evolution, climate change, and population. Laboratory exercises include outdoor field studies and indoor handson exercises. Course Objective  4.0 

ESC106  Intro Geographic Info Systems ESC106Introduction to basic Geographic Information Systems (GIS) concepts, using the ArcView GIS software program. Course will focus on developing both a theoretical background in the technology and real world applications using GIS techniques.  4.0 

Semester Totals 
18.0  
Second Semester  
ENG121  Composition II *ENG121Students will learn how to find, use, assess and document research sources, producing an extended writing project based primarily on library research.  3.0 

ESC100  Physical Geology ESC100Physical geology stresses the basic geologic concepts and processes that are responsible for creating and shaping the Earth. Topics covered include: rocks, minerals, volcanoes, earthquakes, stream erosion, wind erosion, glaciers groundwater, Earth interior, plate tectonics and gravity.  4.0 

CET065  Data Collection GIS Mapping CET065This class is designed to familiarize students with the theory of the global positioning system and data collection methods associated with geographic information systems.  2.0 

ESC114  Advanced Vector GIS ESC114This course provides an introduction to advanced applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) using ArcView and ArcInfo. Focus will be placed on technician level issues associated with data capture and accuracy associated with developing accurate information for geodatabase development.  3.0 

   Math Elective ^^ No Description Available  3.0 

Semester Totals 
15.0 
SECOND YEAR  
First Semester  Hours  
GEO140  World Geography GEO140This course is about the world's great realms, surveyed and discussed in geographic perspective. It links human society and culture to the world's natural environment and climates.  3.0 

ESC104  Physical Geography ESC104Stresses the physical environment of earth. Emphasis is placed upon basic concepts in geography with a focus on the biosphere, lithosphere, atmosphere, and hydrosphere. Extensive use of Internet resources and software will be required for this course.  3.0 

   Humanities and Fine Arts (IAI F)  No Description Available  3.0 

   Humanities and Fine Arts (IAI H)  No Description Available  3.0 

Semester Totals  12.0  
Second Semester  
SPE111  Intro to Speech Communication SPE111Focuses on the fundamental principles and methods of selection, analyzing, organizing, developing and communicating information, evidence, and points of view to audiences.  3.0 

   Social/Behavioral Science (IAI S)  No Description Available  3.0 

   Electives ^^ No Description Available  4.0 

   Science Elective ^^ No Description Available  4.0 

   Elective ^^ No Description Available  5.0 

Semester Totals 
19.0 
Total Program Hours  64.0 
Suggested Electives  
PHY110  Concepts of Physics PHY110Phenomenaoriented course, emphasizing a general understanding of the rules of physics and its connections with culture and society.  4.0  
CHM111  Concepts of Chemistry CHM111An introduction to the concepts of chemistry where information is presented to students with little background or no prior interest in chemistry and those students who are not interested in abstract or mathematical theories.  4.0  
CIS101  Internet Systems/Applications CIS101An introduction to networking basics through the Internet. Students will learn about Internet services, etiquette, searches, Email, and other internet skills.(Repeatable 3 Times)  2.0  
CIS160  Practical Software Application CIS160Provides an opportunity for students to learn computer concepts and to use word processing, spreadsheet, database management, and presentation software. (Repeatable 3 Times)  3.0  
MAT130  College Algebra *MAT130Review of the real number system, radicals, equations, and exponents, relations and functions, logarithms, complex numbers, polynomials, and theory of equations. A graphing calculator is required. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.  3.0  
MAT132  Trigonometry *MAT132Study of trigonometric functions, trigonometric identities, graphing, solving trigonometric equations, inverse trigonometric functions, right triangle trigonometry, application of law of sines and law of cosines, complex numbers and vectors. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.  3.0  
MAT241  Analytical GeomCalc I *MAT241Differential and integral calculus of elementary functions of one variable, such as polynomial, rational, radical, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions, will be covered. Applications include rates of change, optimization, curve sketching and area. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendations.  5.0 
Suggested Electives  
PHY110  Concepts of Physics PHY110Phenomenaoriented course, emphasizing a general understanding of the rules of physics and its connections with culture and society.  4.0 
CHM111  Concepts of Chemistry CHM111An introduction to the concepts of chemistry where information is presented to students with little background or no prior interest in chemistry and those students who are not interested in abstract or mathematical theories.  4.0 
CIS101  Internet Systems/Applications CIS101An introduction to networking basics through the Internet. Students will learn about Internet services, etiquette, searches, Email, and other internet skills.(Repeatable 3 Times)  2.0 
CIS160  Practical Software Application CIS160Provides an opportunity for students to learn computer concepts and to use word processing, spreadsheet, database management, and presentation software. (Repeatable 3 Times)  3.0 
MAT130  College Algebra *MAT130Review of the real number system, radicals, equations, and exponents, relations and functions, logarithms, complex numbers, polynomials, and theory of equations. A graphing calculator is required. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.  3.0 
MAT132  Trigonometry *MAT132Study of trigonometric functions, trigonometric identities, graphing, solving trigonometric equations, inverse trigonometric functions, right triangle trigonometry, application of law of sines and law of cosines, complex numbers and vectors. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendation.  3.0 
MAT241  Analytical GeomCalc I *MAT241Differential and integral calculus of elementary functions of one variable, such as polynomial, rational, radical, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions, will be covered. Applications include rates of change, optimization, curve sketching and area. A graphing calculator is required. Ask instructor for calculator recommendations.  5.0 