General Science studies foster the overall rounding of a person, and encourage a high level of sophistication when evaluating scientific information. Graduates of this exciting program will be well-positioned to make informed decisions in areas of their personal and professional lives requiring deeper appreciation of the sciences. Their work in this exciting degree area will encourage in-depth evaluation of scientific elements of issues and controversies of a rapidly developing world. The general sciences field is projected to grow by 7% in the next ten years and the median annual wage for professionals with general science degrees was $61,450 in 2014.
The program offers preparation for future graduate work and/or entry level into the public or private sectors requiring a scientific focus. Additionally, this program in conjunction with the Mount Aloysius College’s Education major will prepare students with a solid grounding in the sciences to become more knowledgeable and effective teachers.
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Associate Academic Dean and Chairperson for Health Studies