The general science program is designed for students planning to enter interdisciplinary fields; to enter medicine, public health, dentistry, veterinary medicine, optometry, or other allied health fields; or to undertake other programs requiring a general scientific background. Students who intend to do graduate work in a specific scientific field are advised to major in that field.The bachelor of science degree, with a major in General Science, requires successful completion of a minimum of 120 hours, including:
- The UCA Core
- BS degree requirements,
- Major requirements listed in the Undergraduate Bulletin
- A minor approved by the student's minor advisor.
- The following minors may not be used with the general science major: biology, chemistry, physics, physical science.