Why choose General Science at PCC?
General science classes are engaging and enjoyable. Most classes are designed for non-science majors.
Degrees and certificates
|Financial aid eligible
|Currently accepting students?
|2 years at PCC + 2 years at university
What will you learn?
The classes stress interactive learning. Topics address issues currently impacting our planet such as:
- Limited natural resources such as soil, water, minerals, fossil fuels
- Natural hazards such as tsunamis, earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and drought
- Global change such as global warming, plate motions, ocean currents, and sea level and meteoroid impacts
Want to deepen your knowledge? Consider the Earth Science Focus Award.
What will you do?
The class credits can be used to meet general education requirements for transfer degrees.
General Science is a great place to start for pre-service teachers looking to strengthen your scientific background. It is also a great place for students looking to understand their planet better.