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2011-12 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-12 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Science, General Science Concentration, B.S.

Major in Science

The major in Science has two concentrations—General Science and Health Science. A minimum of 9 semester hours of upper-division courses in either concentration of the Science major must be taken at MTSU. The Science major requires only one minor which must include at least 3 semester hours at the upper-division level taken at MTSU.

General Science Concentration

The General Science concentration is a broad-based science degree requiring 19 semester hours acceptable for a minor in each of two fields selected from biology, chemistry, and physics plus 8 semester hours from the third field. Each student should work closely with his/her advisor in completing the program for the General Science concentration.

Recommended Sequence


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


  • Science major electives 6 credit hours
  • Humanities and/or Fine Arts 3 credit hours
  • Electives/Minor 15 credit hours
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences (2 prefixes) 6 credit hours

Subtotal: 30 Hours