Science

Requirements for the A.S. concentration in Science

BIO 1530, CHE 1510 and 1520, PHY 1510 and 1520, GLY 1600, and a 4-s.h. science elective, excluding the SCI 1410-1430 non-major courses, for a total of 28 s.h. of Science; MAT 1050 or higher for a total of 3 s.h.; and a total of 31 s.h. for the concentration.

SCIENCE COURSES

SCI 1410 EARTH SCIENCE (3 s.h.)

Major concepts of geology, hydrogeology, oceanography, meteorology, and planetary science. Relationships between earth systems are emphasized. A survey course for non-science majors. 150 minutes of lecture and 90 minutes of laboratory each week. (Not to be used for the Middle Grades Science concentration.) Pre/corequisite: MAT 1050. This course is offered every fall, spring, and summer semester.

SCI 1420 BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE (3 s.h.)

Major concepts of biology, including cellular structure, diversity of form, interrelationships among living organisms, and the importance of other organisms to man. 1500 minutes of lecture and 90 minutes of laboratory each week. This course is offered every fall, spring, and summer semester.

SCI 1430 PHYSICAL SCIENCE (3 s.h.)

Basic topics of physics and chemistry with special emphasis on real world applications. 1500 minutes of lecture and 90 minutes of laboratory each week. Prerequisite: MAT 1050. This course is offered every fall, spring, and summer semester.

Program Faculty & Staff

Vijay Antharam, Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Vijay Antharam

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
(910) 482-4191
Dr. Clay Britton, Associate Professor of Biology

Dr. Clay Britton

Associate Professor of Biology
(910) 630-7451
Lori Brookman Cornwell, Professor of Biology

Dr. Lori Brookman Cornwell

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
(910) 630-7128
John Dembosky, Jr., Associate Professor of Geology

Dr. John Dembosky, Jr.

Associate Professor of Geology
(910) 630-7556
Margaret Folsom, Professor of Biology

Dr. Margaret Folsom

Professor of Biology
(910) 630-7127
Stephanie Hooper Marosek, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Stephanie Hooper Marosek

Wyatt Professor of the Sciences
(910) 630-7457
Eun Hoo Kim, Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Eun Hoo Kim

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
(910) 630-7433
Dr. Rob McCandless, Chair, Department of Biology

Dr. Rob McCandless

Chair, Biology
(910) 630-7247
Cu Phung, Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Cu Phung

Professor of Chemistry
(910) 630-7137
Dr. Scott Robertson, Assistant Professor of Biology

Dr. Scott Robertson

Assistant Professor of Biology
(910) 482-5775
Narendra Singh, Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Narendra Singh

Chair, Chemistry & Physical Science
(910) 630-7132
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