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This is a degree map for Thomas Edison State University's Bachelor of Arts in Natural Sciences/Mathematics built primarily by DegreeForum.net user sanantone. Please check your specific TESU catalog to ensure the degree requirements match those listed here.
Please note that this degree map only includes the area of study requirements, and you should combine these courses with a general education requirement map (such as Sanantone's General Education Options).
Unique Requirements Edit
 Students complete 30 credits in the natural sciences/mathematics concentration.
 At least three different subjects must be included, which provides for breadth of knowledge in the natural sciences/mathematics.
 Students must earn at least 12 credits in one subject area
 A maximum of 18 credits can be earned in any one subject area in order to have a balanced interdisciplinary concentration.
 A maximum of two collegelevel courses equating to the 100 level can be applied toward the area of concentration.
 A minimum of 18 credits equating to 300 or 400 Thomas Edison State University courses are required.
100Level Courses Edit
Select a maximum of six credits from the following:
 DSST Astronomy
 DSST Introduction to Computing
 DSST Fundamentals of College Algebra?
 DSST Principals of Physical Science
 CLEP Biology (6 credits)
 CLEP Chemistry (6 credits)
 CLEP College Mathematics (6 credits)?
 CLEP College Algebra
 CLEP PreCalculus
 CLEP Natural Sciences (6 credits)
 CLEP Information Systems and Computer Applications (duplicates DSST Introduction to Computer)
 Straighterline Intro to Biology
 Straighterline General Chemistry
 Straighterline Intro to Biology Lab (1 credit)
 Straighterline College Algebra
 Straighterline Precalculus
 Straighterline General Physics I
 Straighterline Physics I Lab (1 credit)
 TECEP Applied Liberal Arts Mathematics
 UExcel Quantitative Analysis?
 UExcel Earth Science
 ALEKS Intermediate Algebra
 ALEKS College Algebra
 ALEKS College Algebra with Trigonometry (duplicates college algebra)
 ALEKS Precalculus
 ALEKS Trigonometry (duplicates precalculus).
 Saylor Intro to Molecular and Cellular Biology
 Saylor General Chemistry I
200Level Courses Edit
 TECEP The Science of Nutrition
 TECEP Principles of Statistics
 DSST Environment and Humanity: Race to Save the Planet
 DSST Principles of Statistics
 CLEP Calculus
 Straighterline Environmental Science
 Straighterline Calculus I
 Straighterline Calculus II
 Straighterline Principles of Statistics
 Straighterline Anatomy & Physiology I
 Straighterline Anatomy and Physiology I Lab (1 credit
 Straighterline Anatomy and Physiology II
 Straighterline Anatomy and Physiology II Lab (1 credit)
 Straighterline Introduction to Nutrition
 Straighterline C++ Programming
 UExcel Anatomy & Physiology (6 credits)
 UExcel Statistics
 UExcel Physics (6 credits)
 UExcel Science of Nutrition
 UExcel Calculus
 UExcel Basic Genetics.
 ALEKS (Business, Behavioral Science, and Introduction to Statistics all duplicate)
 Saylor Calculus I
300/400Level Courses, Upper Level Edit
Pick a minimum 15 credits from below, adding the required capstone will make for 18 total:
 CSU Global CBE Information Systems Analysis and Design (CIS320)
 CSU Global CBE Information Systems Design and Management (CIS311)
 DSST Management Information Systems
 Straighterline Microbiology
 Straighterline Microbiology Lab (1 credit)
 UExcel Microbiology
 UExcel Pathophysiology.
Capstone Edit

TESU's LIB495 Liberal Arts Capstone course is required and can not be transferred in.
Notes Edit
 UExcel for Weather and Climate might be an option, equivalency unknown.