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Natural Resources Management Transfer AAS Degree Courses

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

2017–2018 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 Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

 Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

◆ General education course
▣ Non-transfer general education course
► Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.
◉ Preferred transfer course

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Semester 1
CNS-107 Outdoor Recreation Techniques 1 $277.75
CNS-110 Equipment Operation and Safety -OR-
Offered fall semester only
2 $370.50
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry -OR- 4 $711.00
CHM-165 General Chemistry I ◉ ** 4 $711.00
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation 3 $553.25
CNS-204 Native Vegetation 3 $533.25
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- 3 $533.25
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $533.25
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra -OR- 4 $711.00
MAT-156 Statistics ◉ -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT-122 College Algebra ◉ -OR- 5 $888.75
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $533.25
Math Electives
Total Credits 16

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

Semester 2
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science -OR- 3 $554.25
BIO-113 General Biology II 4 $711.00
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification -OR- 3 $579.25
BIO-112 General Biology I ◉ 4 $711.00
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3 $564.25
CNS-104 Outdoor Recreation II 1 $277.75
CNS-108 Wildlife Identification 3 $568.25
CNS-143 Fire Management -OR-
(Offered spring semester only)
3 $633.25
CHM-165 General Chemistry I -OR- 4 $711.00
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry ** 4 $711.00
CNS-180 Principles of Interpretation 2 $535.50
Total Credits 18

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

Semester 3
CNS-136 Aquatic Management -OR- 3 $583.25
CNS-138 Woodland Management -OR- 3 $583.25
ENG-106 Composition II 3 $533.25
CNS-205 Advanced Outdoor Recreation Techniques 1 $577.75
CNS-228 Natural Areas Management 3 $633.25
ENG-106 Composition II ◉ -OR- 3 $533.25
CNS-136 Aquatic Management -OR- 3 $583.25
CNS-138 Woodland Management 3 $583.25
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- 3 $533.25
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology 3 $533.25
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $533.25
Total Credits 16

Semester 4
AGT-805 Employment Experience -OR- 5 $888.75
Math Electives
CNS-109 Wildlife Ecology 3 $533.25
CNS-134 Wildlife Management -OR- 4 $761.00
CNS-929 Individual Projects -OR- 1 $202.75
PHI-105 Introduction to Ethics 3 $533.25
CNS-200 Conservation Biology 3 $583.25
Total Credits 15

Math Electives
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra 4 $711.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $533.25
MAT-122 College Algebra 5 $888.75
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $711.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $533.25
MAT-156 Statistics 3 $533.25
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $711.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $711.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $711.00
MAT-772 Applied Math 3 $533.25

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

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