Online Exploratory Math, Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology
Are you interested in technology, data and all things STEM, but aren’t yet sure of which degree to choose? If so, the math, physical sciences, engineering and technology exploratory track is a great option for you. Take courses that allow you to fulfill general education credits while deepening your knowledge and exploring your passions.
Next start date: 01/09/2023
Total classes: 15
Weeks per class: 7.5
Total credit hours: 45
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What does “exploratory studies” mean?
Exploratory studies are an excellent way to learn more about topics that interest you before committing to a major. During your experience, you’ll complete general education credits to keep you on track for graduation as you explore your passions. You’ll also gain valuable life and career skills that will help you confidently decide which degree program is your perfect fit. In addition to the math, physical sciences, engineering and technology track, you may also choose:
- Exploratory health and life sciences.
- Exploratory humanities, fine arts and design.
- Exploratory social and behavioral sciences.
As an exploratory studies student, you’ll select a track and take up to 45 credits worth of related courses that explore the topics and skills needed to transition into your future program. You’ll have an academic advisor who can assist you throughout the process and help you hone in on your top choice of majors.
Is the math and science track right for me?
Whether you’re passionate about computers, data, chemistry or discovering new advancements in STEM, the math, physical sciences, engineering and technology track is here for you. In this track, you’ll explore both physical and abstract topics, such as:
- Computer sciences.
- Data analysis and web design.
- Intellectual curiosity and logical reasoning.
- Physical sciences.
- Software development and engineering.
- Theoretical knowledge.
As you continue through your exploratory studies track, you’ll be afforded opportunities to discover a variety of career paths in the math and science industry. Your academic advisor will also discuss your interests with you when helping you declare a major.
Math, physical sciences, engineering and technology track courses
Throughout your exploratory studies, you’ll cover a broad range of subject matter, such as software programming and information technology, as well as many topics in math and science. Additionally, you’ll take personalized exploratory courses intended to help you refine your major and career interests. Courses may include:
UNI 250: Choosing a Major
UNI 150: Major and Career Exploration
UNI 270: Career Direction for a Successful Future
Math, physical sciences, engineering and technology track admission requirements
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