Natural Resources Management Transfer AAS Degree Courses

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

2018–2019 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.

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Semester 1
CNS-107 Outdoor Recreation Techniques 1 $287.00
CNS-110 Equipment Operation and Safety ** -OR-
Offered fall semester only
2 $389.00
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
CHM-165 General Chemistry I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Preferred transfer course 4 General education course $748.00
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation Course offered online 3 General education course $581.00
CNS-204 Native Vegetation 3 $561.00
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Preferred transfer course -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Preferred transfer course -OR- 5 General education course $935.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
Math Electives
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 $582.00
BIO-113 General Biology II 4 General education course $748.00
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification -OR- 3 $607.00
BIO-112 General Biology I Preferred transfer course 4 General education course $748.00
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3 $592.00
CNS-104 Outdoor Recreation II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 1 $337.00
CNS-108 Wildlife Identification 3 $596.00
CNS-143 Fire Management Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. ** -OR-
Offered spring semester only
3 $661.00
CHM-165 General Chemistry I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 4 General education course $748.00
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
CNS-180 Principles of Interpretation Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $584.00
Total Credits 18

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

Semester 3
CNS-136 Aquatic Management Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $611.00
CNS-138 Woodland Management -OR- 3 $611.00
ENG-106 Composition II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
CNS-205 Advanced Outdoor Recreation Techniques Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 1 $587.00
CNS-228 Natural Areas Management 3 $661.00
ENG-106 Composition II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Preferred transfer course -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
CNS-136 Aquatic Management Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $611.00
CNS-138 Woodland Management 3 $611.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 4
AGT-805 Employment Experience -OR- 5 $935.00
Math Electives
CNS-109 Wildlife Ecology Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
CNS-134 Wildlife Management Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 4 $798.00
CNS-929 Individual Projects Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 1 $212.00
PHI-105 Introduction to Ethics Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
CNS-200 Conservation Biology Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $611.00
Total Credits 15

Math Electives
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Preferred transfer course 5 General education course $935.00
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Preferred transfer course Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-210 Calculus I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-216 Calculus II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-219 Calculus III Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-772 Applied Math 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00

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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