Natural Resources Management AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 64
Program Start: Fall

2021–2022 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2021. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses are subject to change.

Semester 1
CNS-107 Outdoor Recreation Techniques 1
CNS-110 Equipment Operation and Safety 2
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation O 3
CNS-204 Native Vegetation 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3
MAT-156 Statistics -OR- O E 3
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra -OR- 4
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 2
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science -OR- 3
BIO-113 General Biology II 4
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification -OR- 3
BIO-112 General Biology I 4
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3
CNS-104 Outdoor Recreation II 1
CNS-108 Wildlife Identification 3
CNS-143 Fire Management 3
CNS-180 Principles of Interpretation -OR- 2
ENG-106 Composition II O E 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 3
CNS-136 Aquatic Management 3
CNS-138 Woodland Management 3
CNS-205 Advanced Outdoor Recreation Techniques 1
CNS-228 Natural Areas Management 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- O E 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology O E 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3
Total Credits 16

Semester 4
AGT-805 Employment Experience 5
CNS-109 Wildlife Ecology 3
CNS-134 Wildlife Management 4
CNS-200 Conservation Biology 3
Total Credits 15

Math Electives
MAT-121 College Algebra 4
MAT-128 Precalculus 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT-210 Calculus I 4
MAT-216 Calculus II 4
MAT-219 Calculus III 4
MAT-772 Applied Math 3

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