Complete at least 42 credit hours, distributed among the Knowledge Areas listed below in accordance with your degree plan.
MSU-WP CORE 42 MOTR Courses
9 credits minimum from at least 2 disciplines, including at least one Civics course.
Course Number Course Name AGR 144 Agricultural Economics CFD 155 Principles of Human Development CRM 210 American Criminal Justice System ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 165 Principles of Microeconomics GRY 100 World Regional Geography HST 103 World History to 1600 C.E. HST 104 World History Since 1600 C.E. PLS 205 Countries and Culture: Comparative Government PLS 232 International Relations PSY 121 Introductory Psychology SOC 150 Principles of Sociology Civics Courses HST 121 Survey of US History to 1877 HST 122 US History Since 1877 PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship
7 credit hours minimum from at least 2 disciplines, including one course with a lab component
Course Number Course Name BIO 100 Biological Science for Educators BIO 101 Biology in Your World BIO 102 Principles of Biological Science BIO 101 / 111 Biology in Your World & Understanding Biological Systems Through Inquiry BIO 121 General Biology I BMS 110 Introduction to the Biomedical Sciences CHM 116 Fundamentals of Chemistry CHM 116 / 117 Fundamentals of Chemistry Lecture with Lab CHM 160 General Chemistry I CHM 160 / 161 General Chemistry I with Lab ENV 105 Environmental Science GLG 110 Principles of Geology GRY 142 Introductory Physical Geography PHY 100 Survey of Physics with Laboratory PHY 101 Physics by Inquiry for Educators PHY 102 Survey of Physics PHY 123 Introduction to Physics I PHY 203 Foundations of Physics I
3 credit hours minimum
Course Number Course Name MTH 130 Contemporary Mathematics MTH 136 Pre-Calculus I: Algebra
*Mathematical Sciences courses that use one of the pathway courses as a prerequisite will meet the general education credit for math. For example, Calculus meets the General Education math requirement since Pre-Calculus Algebra is a prerequisite.
9 credit hours minimum, from at least 2 disciplines
Course Number Course Name ART 115 Drawing I ART 200 Art in Context BUS 170 Business and Professional Ethics ENG 203 Creative Writing: Poetry ENG 215 Creative Writing: Short Story ENG 236 Minorities in Literature MUS 100 Music Fundamentals MUS 239 Introduction to World Music MUS 241 The Language of Music PHI 110 Introduction to Philosophy PHI 115 Introduction to Ethics REL 100 Religion and Human Culture REL 101 Introduction to the Old Testament REL 102 Introduction to the New Testament SPN 101 Elementary Spanish I SPN 102 Elementary Spanish II THE 101 Intro to Theatre and Drama Arts