Credit Distribution

I. General Education Featured Courses (45 Credits)

TESU Featured Courses are listed as a guide. Other courses may satisfy the areas and can be viewed on our website under General Education Courses.  For more information see About Our General Education Program.  To plan your program please contact an academic advisor.

A. Intellectual and Practical Skills (15 Credits)

ENC -101Writing for Success 3
ENC-102 English Composition II3
COM-209 Public Speaking3
MAT-121 College Algebra3
SOS-110 Fact, Fiction, or Fake? Information Literacy Today 3
For all TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Intellectual and Practical Skills.

B. Civic and Global Leadership (9 Credits)

SOC-101 Our Changing World An Introduction to Sociology3
ETH-220 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-110 American Government3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Civic and Global Leadership.

C. Knowledge of Human Cultures (15 Credits)

AOJ-280 Forensic Science3
HIS-113 American History I3
FIL-110 Exploring American Cinema3

Select two featured courses from the list below:

SOC-291 Criminology3
HIS-114 American History II3
HUM-103 Introduction to the Humanities III: Music3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Knowledge of Human Cultures.

D. Scientific Knowledge (6 Credits)

CIS-107 Computer Concepts and Applications3
BIO-101 Introductory Biology3

II. Radiation Protection (59 Credits)

STA-201 Principles of Statistics3
PHY-115 Physics I with Lab4
PHY-116 Physics II with Lab4
-Higher-Level Mathematics above College Algebra3

A. Complete the following two courses (6 Credits):

NUC-303 Nuclear Physics for Technology3
RPT-271 Radiation Biology3

B. General Radiation Protections (6 Credits)

-TRSFR REQ.General Radiation Protections6

C. Radiation Measurement (6 Credits)

RPT-260 Radiation Detection and Instrumentation3
NUC-351 Nuclear Instrumentation and Control3

D. Radiation Effects (3 Credits)

NUC-413 Radiation Interactions3

E. Applied Health Physics (6 Credits)

RPT-275 Introduction to Radiation Generating Devices3
RPT-270 Introduction to Nuclear Engineering Technology and Radiation Health Physics3

F. Radiation Protection Electives (15 Credits)

-TRSFR REQ.Radiation Protection Electives15

G. Capstone

APS-401 Current Trends and Applications in Applied Science and Technology3

III. Electives (16 Credits)

For TESU course options, go to Elective Courses.

TRANSFER REQUIREMENT: TESU accepts credits in transfer from accredited institutions as well as non-collegiate providers. View information and resources on where you may find additional learning experiences.

Total Credit Hours: 120