Natural &
Behavioral
Sciences

Natural & Behavioral Sciences

To earn the Associate in Arts in Natural and Behavioral Sciences degree, students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 grade point average for all college courses. A minimum of 25% of the degree credits must be from Lourdes (not including prior learning credits).

Students must take ENG 101 Composition I Essay Writing and ENG 102 Composition II Research and Writing during their first four semesters at Lourdes.

First time college students must successfully complete MTH 097 (if required) within the first 20 semester hours at Lourdes; MTH 098 (if required) must be successfully completed within the first 40 semester hours. At least one of the math courses required for general education (MTH 110 or higher) must be completed within the first 60 semester hours.

Students transferring more than 20 semester hours of credit must successfully complete MTH 097 (if required) within the first 15 semester hours at Lourdes. MTH 098 (if required) must be successfully completed within the first 30 semester hours. At least one of the math courses required for general education (MTH 110 or higher) must be completed within the first 45 hours at Lourdes.

Qualifying students may be awarded up to 20 total credits through prior learning for the associate degree.