B.S. in General Science

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.

Important Links:

UCA Core Requirements

Undergraduate Bulletin

Degree Programs