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BS Degree Plan

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University Studies Core Curriculum

10 - English 1301 & 1302 Composition – 6 semester hours

20 - Mathematics – 3 semester hours

MATH 1332, 1314, 1324, 1325 or STAT 1342

30 - Natural Sciences – 6 semester hours

Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics, or Bio/Physical Science

 

40 - Humanities – 3 semester hours

Literature, Philosophy, Modern or Classical Language/Literature or Cultural Studies

50 - Visual/Performing Arts – 3 semester hours

60 - American History 1301 & 1302 – 6 semester hours

70 - Political Science 2305 & 2306 – 6 semester hours

80 - Social/Behavioral Sciences – 3 semester hours

Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology or Sociology

90 - Institutionally Designated Option – 6 semester hours

SPCH 1311, 1315, 1318, or 1321

COSC 1301 or 1401, or BCIS 1305

University Studies Major Requirements

BS Program Requirements – 4 semester hours

  • Natural Science with Lab

General Program Requirements – 16

  • ENGL 3430 Professional Writing
  • MGMT 3303 Principles of Management
  • HUMA 4300 Selected Topics in Humanities
  • COMM 4314 Intercultural Communication
  • UNIV 1300, 1302, or 1303 University Seminar (Waived if student is over 30 hours)

Specialization – 48 semester hours

By advisement student must choose courses from the following Career Clusters: Arts, Humanities, Communication and/or Design; Business; Health Sciences; Industry/manufacturing and construction; Public Safety; STEM.

Free Electives – 10-15 semester hours

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Notes

s.h. = semester hours
LD = Lower Division (Community College-Level: Freshman, 1000-level /Sophomore, 2000-level)
UD = Upper Division (University-Level: Junior, 3000-level /Senior, 4000-level)
The student is responsible for fulfilling all requirements on this degree plan and is encouraged to review the catalog that governs this degree plan.
Substitutions in this degree plan must be approved by following the same procedures as for the degree.
This document is an unofficial guide to your degree. Please contact an advisor for an official degree plan.
SPCH and COSC must be satisfied not only a core requirement, but a major requirement.
Must meet minimum requirements: 120 s.h. overall, 54 s.h. UD, of which 30 s.h. must be completed at UHV.

Academic Advisors

Cherlyn Hodge

Cherlyn Hodge

Student Success Coach, FastTrack Advisor Majors: UNIV Studies, Social Behavioral

Cherlyn Hodge

(361) 570-4225