2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Science and Mathematics A.S.

CIP: 309999

A.S. Degree

Common Core

Science

Biological/Life Sciences
BIOL 04106Principles of Biology

3

BIOL 04107Principles of Biology Laboratory

1

Chemical Sciences
CHEM 24114General Chemistry I

3

CHEM 24115General Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 24116General Chemistry II

4

CHEM 24117General Chemistry II Laboratory

1

Physical Sciences
PHYS 25120Fundamentals of Classical Physics I

4

PHYS 25121Fundamentals of Classical Physics I Laboratory

1

PHYS 25230Fundamentals of Classical Physics II

4

PHYS 25231Fundamentals of Classical Physics II Laboratory

1

Mathematics

MATH 17117Precalculus

4

MATH 17120Calculus I

4

Computing

CSIS 44141Computer Programming I

3

English/Communication

ENGL 10111Composition I: Academic Literacies

3

ENGL 10112Composition II: Writing as Engagement

3

COM 29102Fundamentals of Oral Communication

3

International students at the Missouri Academy must additionally complete ENGL 10110 Introduction to College Writing as part of their Common Core.

Literature

Choose one of the following:

ENGL 10220Introduction to Literature

3

ENGL 10224Multiethnic Literature of the United States

3

ENGL 10226Modern and Contemporary World Literature

3

ENGL 10233American Literature: Beginnings to 1865

3

ENGL 10234American Literature: 1865 to the Present

3

ENGL 10245English Literature: Beowulf through the 18th Century

3

ENGL 10246English Literature: Romantics to the Present

3

ENGL 10325Special Studies

1 to 3

ENGL 10331The Bible and Literature

3

ENGL 10343Survey of Women's Literature

3

ENGL 10372Introduction to Shakespeare

3

ENGL 10220 (International students only)

Social Science and Humanities

HIST 33155The United States to 1877

3

POLS 34102Introduction to American Government and Politics

3

Seminar/Colloquium

MOAC 81102Seminar on You and Your Community

1

MOAC 81103Colloquium

1

Pick one of the following four tracks:

Track 1: Science and Mathematics

BIOL 04140General Microbiology

4

OR

BIOL 04350Genetics

4

 

CSIS 44149Scientific Computing

3

MATH 17121Calculus II

5

Choose one of the following Humanities courses:


HUM 26103Western Civilization II: 1500 to the Present

3

HUM 26104The Eastern World

3

HUM 26105Information Technology and Culture

3

HUM 26162Comparative Religions

3

PHIL 39171Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHIL 39274Historical Ethics

3

POLS 34105The African World

3

 

Track 2: Biomedical Sciences

BIOL 04140General Microbiology

4

BIOL 04350Genetics

4

MATH 17230Probability and Statistics

3

PHIL 39276Bio-Medical Ethics

3

Track 3: Engineering and Physics

MATH 17121Calculus II

5

PHYS 25320Classical Mechanics I

3

PHYS 25321Classical Mechanics I Laboratory

1

PHYS 25322Statics

3

Choose one of the following Humanities courses:


HUM 26103Western Civilization II: 1500 to the Present

3

HUM 26104The Eastern World

3

HUM 26105Information Technology and Culture

3

HUM 26162Comparative Religions

3

PHIL 39171Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHIL 39274Historical Ethics

3

POLS 34105The African World

3

Track 4: Computer Science

MATH 17215Discrete Mathematics

3

CSIS 44241Computer Programming II

3

CSIS 44242Data Structures

3

 

CSIS 44356Network Fundamentals

3

OR

CSIS 44460Database Systems

3

Choose one of the following Humanities courses:
HUM 26102Western Civilization I: The Ancient World to 1500

3

HUM 26103Western Civilization II: 1500 to the Present

3

HUM 26104The Eastern World

3

HUM 26105Information Technology and Culture

3

HUM 26162Comparative Religions

3

PHIL 39171Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHIL 39274Historical Ethics

3

POLS 34105The African World

3

For Academy students who continue their education at Northwest:

  • MOAC 81102 and MOAC 81103 satisfy The Northwest Core requirement for University Seminar
  • ENGL 10224 or HUM 26162 satisfies The Northwest Core requirement for Global Experiences
  • HUM 26105, OR MOAC 81201 in conjunction with CSIS 44141 or CSIS 44149 satisfy The Northwest Core requirement for Digital Literacy
  • Various other courses in the Academy program fulfill their appropriate Northwest Core requirements.  Only ENGL 10220 satisfies The Northwest Core requirement for Literature.  Academy students considering continuing their education at Northwest should contact their academic advisor for a complete listing of transferable equivalencies.

For students to graduate from the Missouri Academy a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale must be maintained.

Total Credit Hours: 68