Natural Resources Management AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 65
Program Start: Fall

2019–2020 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

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 * -OR-
Offered fall semester only
2
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry -OR- Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4
CHM-165 General Chemistry I 4
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation Course offered 100% online 3 Gen Ed
CNS-204 Native Vegetation 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra -OR- 4 Gen Ed
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 16

* May take both CNS-110 and CNS-143, or CHM-122, or CHM-165.

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 * -OR-
Offered spring semester only
3
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry -OR- Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4
CHM-165 General Chemistry I 4
CNS-180 Principles of Interpretation 2
Total Credits 18

* May take both CNS-110 and CNS-143, or CHM-122, or CHM-165.

Semester 3
CNS-136 Aquatic Management -OR- 3
CNS-138 Woodland Management -OR- 3
ENG-106 Composition II Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
CNS-138 Woodland Management -OR- 3
CNS-136 Aquatic Management -OR- 3
ENG-106 Composition II Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
CNS-205 Advanced Outdoor Recreation Techniques 1
CNS-228 Natural Areas Management 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
Total Credits 16

Semester 4
AGT-805 Employment Experience 5
CNS-109 Wildlife Ecology 3
CNS-134 Wildlife Management -OR- 4
CNS-929 Individual Projects 1
CNS-200 Conservation Biology 3
Total Credits 15

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 Gen Ed
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 Gen Ed
MAT-156 Statistics Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 Gen Ed
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 Gen Ed
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 Gen Ed
MAT-772 Applied Math 3

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