Applied Arts and Sciences BS

Applied Arts and Science, BS degree, typical course sequence

Course Sem. Cr. Hrs.
First Year
SOIS-101
Individualized Study Seminar
The required gateway course for students enrolled in the School of Individualized Study. Course provides an opportunity for students to explore the nature and function of academic disciplines. Students will have opportunities to develop and refine their transversal, transferrable, and 21st century skill sets and their relationship to traditional curriculum and experiential learning. (APPLAS-BS, APPLAS-AAS) Lecture 1 (Fall Or Spring).
1
YOPS-10
RIT 365: RIT Connections
RIT 365 students participate in experiential learning opportunities designed to launch them into their career at RIT, support them in making multiple and varied connections across the university, and immerse them in processes of competency development. Students will plan for and reflect on their first-year experiences, receive feedback, and develop a personal plan for future action in order to develop foundational self-awareness and recognize broad-based professional competencies. Lecture 1 (Fall, Spring).
0
 
General Education - Artistic Perspective
3
 
General Education - Social Perspective
3
 
General Education - Mathematical Perspective A
3
 
Professional Concentration Courses
12
 
General Education - Electives
6
 
General Education - First Year Writing (WI)
3
Second Year
 
Professional Concentration Courses
12
 
General Education - Ethical Perspective
3
 
General Education - Natural Science Inquiry Perspective
3
 
General Education - Mathematical Perspective B
3
 
General Education - Scientific Perspective
3
 
Open Elective
3
 
General Education - Elective (WI-GE)
3
Third Year
 
General Education - Global Perspective
3
 
Professional Concentration Courses
18
 
General Education - Immersion 1, 2
6
 
General Education - Elective
3
Fourth Year
SOIS-510
Multidisciplinary Life (WI-PR)
A capstone class for students in the applied arts and sciences bachelor of science degree program. Course provides students an opportunity to reflect upon and enhance the many aspects of their individualized educational programs and focus on future goals. Lecture 3 (Fall, Spring, Summer).
3
 
General Education - Immersion 3
3
 
Professional Concentration Courses
5
 
General Education - Electives
12
 
Open Electives
6
Total Semester Credit Hours
120

Please see General Education Curriculum (GE) for more information.

Please see Wellness Education Requirement for more information. Students completing bachelor's degrees are required to complete two different Wellness courses.