Associate of Science in Science

Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College

Program Description

Associate of Science in Science

Nueta Hidatsa Sahnish College

The Science Program is designed to prepare a student for entry-level studies in general science and a concentration in a specific field of science. The student has the option to begin secondary education course work. The courses are tailored to meet the needs of the student who will transfer to a four-year degree program in a Science major.

Program Outcomes:

  • The student will be able to apply the general knowledge and skills which are fundamental to a variety of academic disciplines.
  • The student will be able to demonstrate the proper use of environmental sampling equipment in the classroom and in the field according to accepted “Standard Methods.”
  • The student will be able to describe, orally and in writing, the similarities and differences > between traditional native versus modern views of the Earth.
  • The student will be able to describe biological, chemical and physical influences on the environment from human activities.
  • The student will demonstrate general knowledge of current environmental issues on local, regional and global scales.
  • The student will able to describe the interactions between and the interdependence of the Earth’s ecosystems.

Professional Course Requirements:

Core Requirement:

  • BIO 151 Biology II
  • CHEM 121 Chemistry I
  • CHEM 122 Chemistry II

Elective – Choose from one of the following:

  • GEOL 100 Earth Science -OR
  • PHY 105 Physical Science

Science Area Concentration:

Minimum of three classes from Science, all the same prefix BIO, CHEM, GEOL, PHY

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 1, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Sept., 2017
2 years
Full time
Start date Sept., 2017
USA New Town, North Dakota
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