The Science Department offers general education coursework to support numerous programs. The department also offers programs with emphases in biotechnology and chemical operations and environmental sciences.

The Environmental Science Certificate program provides training for entry-level jobs such as environmental, safety, and laboratory technicians.

Complete ENG-155 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete MAT-101 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete BIO-101 or BIO-205 and BIO-206 (Minimum grade C)
Complete CHM-105 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete EVT-206 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete EVT-254 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete EVT-201 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete EVT-110 (Minimum Grade C)
Take EVT-111 (Minimum Grade C)
Complete 1 elective credit (Minimum Grade C)

There are no special admission requirements for programs in Science.

To receive a degree or certificate, students must complete the required minimum credit hours with a minimum of a “C” average.

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