Through a study of the natural sciences, students better understand the scientific process. The breadth of courses that are offered under this associates degree allows for exploration of a variety of scientific fields. Students may choose course work that leads to increased understanding of the natural world and how better learn how people interact with the natural world.
Each student is strongly encouraged to meet with his/her advisor to work out a specific course schedule to meet individual interests and goals.
Students completing the Associate Degree in Natural Science will be able to:
- Apply the process of science.
- Critically evaluate sources of scientific information.
- Apply quantitative skills to problems in science.
- Communicate science in a variety of formats.