The natural science minor is only available to students with a major in the School of Education.

a foundation of required courses from each of the four science areas

Select a minimum of one course (or lecture and lab combination) from each of the following areas (23-24 credits total):

Astronomy5
Introductory Astronomy
Biology5
General Biology
The Unity of Life 1
The Diversity of Life
Chemistry4-5
Survey of General Chemistry
General Chemistry I 1
Geosciences4
Planet Earth
Global Landforms
Weather and Climate 1
Physical Geology
Historical Geology
Physics5
Physical Science
Principles of Physics
Introductory Physics I 1
Total Credits23-24
1

Must be selected if this science area is chosen to satisfy the two semester concentration specified in part two.

A two-Semester Sequence in one science area

In addition to the core science courses listed above, you must complete one of the two-semester sequences listed below.  In most cases one of the two classes will also count toward the core sciences.

Biology
The Unity of Life
The Diversity of Life
Chemistry
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry
Geosciences
Weather and Climate
and select a second geoscience course from the following:
Planet Earth
Global Landforms
Physical Geology
Historical Geology
Physics
Introductory Physics I
Introductory Physics II