Area V - General Science | Troy University

Area V

General Science (Non-Teaching)

This major is available through the Dothan and Troy Campuses.

AREA I-V Recommendations:

AREA I:

A grade of "C" or higher is required in Composition I and II at Troy University. "D" grades will not transfer.

AREA II:

When selecting courses from Areas II and IV, please note that at least one 6sh sequence in either Literature (Area II) or History (Area IV) must be completed.

AREA III:

A grade of "C" or higher is required in the Math course chosen. "D" grades will not transfer.

AREA IV:

When selecting courses from Areas II and IV, please note that at least one 6sh sequence in either Literature (Area II) or History (Area IV) must be completed.

AREA V:

The remaining 18 SH in Area V can be obtained at the community college by taking 18 SH from the following:

  • ORI 101 (Orientation to College)(1 SH)
  • CIS 146 (Microcomputer Applications)(3 SH)
  • PHS 111 (Physical Science I) (4 SH)
  • PHY 213 (General Physics with Calculus I) (4 SH)
  • MTH 126 (Calculus II)(4SH) - if not taken
  • BIO 102 or BIO 104 (Intro to Biology II or Prin  of Biology II)(4SH) - if not taken
  • Free Electives (1-12SH)

Troy University Baccalaureate Degrees

The student seeking a baccalaureate degree must meet the following credit hour requirements:

  1. A minimum of 120 SH
  2. At least 50 percent of the degree program must be traditional academic credit
  3. No more than 25 percent of the degree program may be earned using portfolio based credit.
  4. At least 25 percent of the degree program must be completed with Troy University.
  5. Twelve (12) semester hours of work in each major field must be completed in residence at Troy University.