Admissions

Physical and Life Sciences

Northwest College students and advisors please check the current Chadron State College catalog for further information about all requirements of and electives in degree programs. Some courses needed for certain programs may transfer but be found in a more appropriate section of this guide. Questions about the courses in this department may be directed to the Dean, Dr. Joel Hyer.

Physical and Life Sciences department, faculty and programs

The teacher education program has special requirements for enrollment and graduation.

CSC Course # CSC Course Title Credit Hours Northwest College Course # Northwest College Course Title Credit Hours
BIOL 121 and 121L Human Biology and Lab (Not for Biology or Health Science majors or minors) 2 hrs and 1 hr ZOO 2010 and ZOO 2020 Human Anatomy & Physiology I and Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4 hrs & 4 hrs
BIOL 225 and BIOL 138 & Lab and BIOL 139 & Lab Fundamentals of Cellular Biology and General Botany & Lab and General Zoology & Lab 3 hrs and 3 hrs and 3 hrs BIOL 1010 & BIOL 2020 General Biology I and General Biology II 4 hrs & 4 hrs
If a student has taken 8 hours from the above, credit for BIOL 225, 138/L, and 139/L can be given. If only 4 hours are satisfied, credit can only be given for BIOL 136  and 136L below.
BIOL 136 and BIOL 136L Biological Science and Lab 2 hrs and 1 hr lab BIOL 1010 General Biology I 4
BIOL 332 Genetics 3 BIOL 2200 Genetics 3
BIOL 336 and BIOL 336L General Ecology and Lab 2 hrs and 1 hr lab BIOL 2400 Ecology 3
BIOL 350 Field Biology 1-6 hours BIOL 2410 Field Ecology Lab 1
CHEM 131 and CHEM131L College Chemistry I and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab CHEM 1020 General Chemistry I 5
CHEM 132 and CHEM 132L College Chemistry II and Lab 3 hrs and 2 hr lab CHEM 1030 General Chemistry II 4
CHEM 140 and CHEM 140L Survey of Chemistry and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab CHEM 1000 Introduction to Chemistry 5
CHEM 231 and CHEM 231L Survey of Organic Chemistry and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab CHEM 2300 Introduction to Organic Chemistry 4
CHEM 333 and CHEM 333L Organic Chemistry I and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab CHEM 2320 Organic Chemistry I 4
CHEM 334 and CHEM 334l Organic Chemistry II and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab CHEM 2230 Organic Chemistry II 4
GEOS 231 and GEOS 231L Physical Geology and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab GEOL 1100 Physical Geology 4
GEOS 234 and GEOS 234L Earth System History and Lab 3 hrs and 1 hr lab GEOL 1200 Historical Geology 4
PHYS 151 and PHYS 151L College Physics I and Lab 4 hrs and 1 hr lab PHYS 1110 General Physics I 4
PHYS 152 and PHYS 152L College Physics II and Lab 4 hrs and 1 hr lab PHYS 1120 General Physics II 4
PHYS 230 Introduction to Physics 3 PHYS 1050 Concepts of Physics 4
PHYS 241 and PHYS 241L University Physics I and Lab 4 hrs and 1 hr lab PHYS 1310 College Physics I 4
PHYS 242 and PHYS 242L University Physics II and Lab 4 hrs and 1 hr lab PHYS 1320 College Physics II 4
Updated April 2013