Onward Courses, Labs and Degree Credit - First-Year Onward Student Courses and Schedules
First-year Onward student schedules and course selection vary depending on number of factors, as the chart below explains. Students have classes Monday through Friday. Some classes meet on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and last 50 minutes. Orientation Class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays for 60 minutes, while science classes and labs meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays and last 75 minutes. In general, most first-year Onward students take two English classes, and one Science, one Mathematics and one Orientation class each semester.
Fall Courses | Spring Courses |
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English | |
ONE 12 Composition All first-year Onward students take this class. It usually meets on Monday-Wednesday-Friday. and ONR 12 Reading |
ENG 101 (Onward) Students who do not earn ENG 101 transfer credits in the fall will take this course. See Degree Credits for information about testing out of ENG 101. and ENG 131 Nature of Story |
Science | |
ONS 11 Biology All first-year Onward students take this class. It usually meets on Tuesday-Thursday and includes a Lab. See Degree Credits for information about earning University credit for BIO 100. |
ONS 13 Zoology Students who do not plan to major in a science program generally take Onward Zoology. It usually meets on Tuesday-Thursday and includes a Lab. See Degree Credits for information about earning University credit for BIO 222 & 223. or ONS 12 Chemistry or Students can waive ONS 12 Chemistry by passing the Chemistry Final Exam in the fall. They can take another University science course in the spring for 3-4 credits with advisor approval. See Degree Credits for information about waiving Chemistry and taking other University science courses. |
Mathematics | |
ONM 11 Pre-Algebra Results of the mathematics placement test taken during the application process determine which students will be enrolled in ONM 11. It usually meets on Monday-Wednesday-Friday. or ONM 12 Introductory Algebra or MAT 111 College Algebra (Onward) |
ONM 12 Introductory Algebra This is the course that students who pass ONM 11 in the fall semester will take in the spring. It usually meets on Monday-Wednesday-Friday. or MAT 111 College Algebra (Onward) or Students who pass MAT 111 in the fall semester may take another University mathematics course, such as MAT 232 Principles of Statistical Inference. |
Orientation | |
ONO 11 Orientation All first-year Onward students take this class. It usually meets on Tuesday-Thursday. |
ONO 100 Orientation All first-year Onward students take this class. It usually meets on Tuesday-Thursday. See Degree Credits for information earning credit for ONO 100. |
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