Curriculum

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Mathematics and Science (A.S.)

General Degree Program 
First Year Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II 6
COM 100 Introduction to Communication or COM 210 Public Speaking 3
MAT 161 Calculus I 4
MAT 162 Calculus II or MAT 151 Statistics I1 4
Sequential Laboratory Science1, 2 8
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective3 3
Total Credits: 28
Second Year Credits
Math/Science/Computer Electives1, 4 9
General Electives1, 4 17
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective3 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective3 3
Total Credits: 32
Total Program Credits: 60

Notes:

1. Check transfer requirements and consult with your academic advisor. 

2. Acceptable laboratory sequences are BIO 151-BIO 152, GEO 151/GEO 151L-GEO 152/GEO 152L, PHY 103-PHY 104, PHY 105-PHY 205, or CHE 171/CHE 171L- CHE 172/CHE 172L

3. Make sure your SUNY Gen. Ed.’s are from three different categories chosen from Social Sciences, The Arts, Foreign Language, American History, Western Civilization, or Other World Civilizations. 

4. The Math/Science department would recommend using these credits to explore and focus on a particular branch of Math or Science.

Biology Specialization
First Year Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II 6
MAT 161 Calculus I 4
CHE 171 General Chemistry I and CHE 171L General Chemistry I Laboratory 4
CHE 172 General Chemistry II and CHE 172L General Chemistry II Laboratory 4
BIO 151 General Biology I and BIO 152 General Biology II 8
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
Total Credits: 29
Second Year Credits
MAT 162 Calculus II or MAT 151 Statistics I2 4
Biology Electives3 12-14
COM 100 Introduction to Communication or COM 210 Public Speaking 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
General Electives2 6
Total Credits: 31-33
Total Program Credits: 60-62

Notes:

1. Make sure your SUNY Gen. Ed.’s are from three different categories chosen from Social Sciences, The Arts, Foreign Language, American History, Western Civilization, or Other World Civilizations.

2. Check transfer requirements and consult with your academic advisor.

3. Choose three courses from BIO 205, BIO 253, CHE 205/CHE 205L, CHE 206/CHE 206L, PHY 103, PHY 104, PHY 105, or PHY 205.

Chemistry Specialization
First Year Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II 6
MAT 161 Calculus I and MAT 162 Calculus II 8
CHE 171 General Chemistry I and CHE 171L General Chemistry I Laboratory 4
CHE 172 General Chemistry II and CHE 172L General Chemistry II Laboratory 4
PHY 105 Physics I-Mechanics 4
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
Total Credits: 29
Second Year Credits
COM 100 Introduction to Communication or COM 210 Public Speaking 3
CHE 205 Organic Chemistry I and CHE 205L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory 5
CHE 206 Organic Chemistry II and CHE 206L Organic Chemistry II Laboratory 5
PHY 205 Physics II-Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHY 206 Physics III-Thermodynamics and Waves 4
CHE 203 Quantitative Analysis 4
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
Total Credits: 31
Total Program Credits: 60

Notes:

1. Make sure your SUNY Gen. Ed.’s are from three different categories chosen from Social Sciences, The Arts, Foreign Language, American History, Western Civilization, or Other World Civilizations.

Geology Specialization
First Year Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II 6
GEO 151 Physical Geology and GEO 151L Physical Geology Lab 4
GEO 152 Historical Geology and GEO 152L Historical Geology Laboratory 4
PHY 103 General Physics I or PHY 105 Physics I-Mechanics1 4
MAT 161 Calculus I 4
COM 100 Introduction to Communication or COM 210 Public Speaking 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective2 3
General Electives1 3
Total Credits: 31
Second Year Credits
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective2 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective2 3
CHE 171 General Chemistry I and CHE 171L General Chemistry I Laboratory 4
CHE 172 General Chemistry II and CHE 172L General Chemistry II Laboratory 4
BIO 152 General Biology II or PHY 104 General Physics II or PHY 205 Physics II - Electricity and Magnetism3 4
MAT 162 Calculus II or MAT 151 Statistics I1 4
Specialized GIS/CIS Electives4 3
Math/Science/Computer Electives 4
Total Credits: 29
Total Program Credits: 60

Notes:

1.Check transfer requirements and consult with your academic advisor.

2. Make sure your SUNY Gen. Ed.’s are from three different categories chosen from Social Sciences, The Arts, Foreign Language, American History, Western Civilization, or Other World Civilizations.

3. Geology students interested in paleontology can request to take BIO 152 out of sequence.

4. ENV 103, ENV 104, or CIS 125

Mathematics Specialization
First Year Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II 6
COM 100 Introduction to Communication or COM 210 Public Speaking 3
MAT 161 Calculus I and MAT 162 Calculus II 8
Sequential Laboratory Science1 8
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective2 3
Total Credits: 28
Second Year Credits
MAT 263 Calculus III 4
MAT 241 Linear Algebra 3
MAT 151 Statistics I 4
MAT 152 Statistics II or MAT 251 Discrete Mathematics or MAT 264 Differential Equations3 3-4
Math/Science/Computer Electives4 3
General Electives3, 4 9
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective2 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective2 3
Total Credits: 32-33
Total Program Credits: 60-61

Notes:

1. As a math major, we would recommend a sequence in Physics, but any of the following laboratory sequences are acceptable: BIO 151-BIO 152, GEO 151/GEO 151L-GEO 152/GEO 152L, PHY 103-PHY 104, PHY 105-PHY 205, or CHE 171/CHE 171L-CHE 172/CHE 172L.

2. Make sure your SUNY Gen. Ed.’s are from three different categories chosen from Social Sciences, The Arts, Foreign Language, American History, Western Civilization, or Other World Civilizations.

3. Check transfer requirements and consult with your academic advisor.

4. The department recommends CSC 110 or higher, or any Physics course.

Physics Specialization
First Year Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II 6
PHY 105 Physics I-Mechanics and PHY 205 Physics II-Electricity and Magnetism 8
MAT 161 Calculus I and MAT 162 Calculus II 8
COM 100 Introduction to Communication or COM 210 Public Speaking 3
CSC 111 Fundamentals of Computing I 4
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
Total Credits: 32
Second Year Credits
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
SUNY Gen. Ed. Elective1 3
PHY 206 Physics III-Thermodynamics and Waves 4
CHE 171 General Chemistry I and CHE 171L General Chemistry I Laboratory 4
CHE 172 General Chemistry II and CHE 172L General Chemistry II Laboratory 4
MAT 263 Calculus III 4
MAT 241 Linear Algebra 3
MAT 264 Differential Equations 4
Total Credits: 29
Total Program Credits: 61

Notes:

1. Make sure your SUNY Gen. Ed.’s are from three different categories chosen from Social Sciences, The Arts, Foreign Language, American History, Western Civilization, or Other World Civilizations.