Nov 30, 2022  
Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Paper Science


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Requirements

Candidates for the Bachelor of Science must satisfy the following requirements in addition to University requirements stated elsewhere in this bulletin:

  1. The requirement of departmental-prefixed prerequisite will not be fulfilled with a grade less than “C.” Requests for exceptions to this policy must follow the departmental appeal policy (available in the department office).
  2. No more than two grades of “D” or “DC” may be presented for graduation.
  3. All departmental-prefixed courses submitted for graduation must be passed with a grade of “C” or better. No exceptions or exemptions will be permitted.
  4. At least two of the General Education courses must be at the 3000-4000 level.
  5. The Paper Science curriculum requires students to complete a course in General Education Area I, Area II, Area III, Area IV, Area V, and Area VIII. At least two of the General Education Area courses must be at the 3000-4000 level, and no more than two courses from any one department may be used to satisfy the Area requirements. Paper Science majors are required to take ECON 2010 for Area V.
  6. Students must complete the following program of 136 semester credit hours. The schedule below is an example of one leading to graduation in eight semesters, beginning in fall. However, depending on the individual’s curricular and scheduling needs, the program can take more than eight semesters.

Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement

Students who have chosen the Paper Science major will satisfy the Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement by successfully completing PAPR 4850: Research Design.

First Semester (16 hours)


  • General Education  Credits: 3 hours

Second Semester (17 hours)


  • General Education  Credits: 3 hours
  • General Education  Credits: 2 hours

Fifth Semester (19 hours)


  • General Education  Credits: 4 hours
  • Elective Credits: 4 hours
    (See the Electives Core below) 

Seventh Semester (16 hours)


  • General Education  Credits: 3 hours
  • General Education  Credits: 4 hours

Eighth Semester (13 hours)


  • Elective Credits: 4 hours
    (See the Electives Core below) 

Electives


Students must select a minimum of 8 credit hours from the following.

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