Academics

Forestry

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-105 Composition I ^ 3 s.h.
CHM-151 College Chemistry 4 s.h.
MAT-121 College Algebra * 4 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3 s.h.
Total 15 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition ^ 3 s.h.
CHM-152 College Chemistry II 4 s.h.
SOC-110 Intro. to Sociology 3 s.h.
MUS-100, PHI-101
OR DRA-119
3 s.h.
Social Science Classes 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-202 Biology I ** 4 s.h.
ENV-110 Environmental Science 3 s.h.
PHI-105 Intro to Ethics 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics 3 s.h.
SOC-115 Social Problems ^^ 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
BIO-203 Biology II ** 4 s.h.
MAT-140 Finite Math 3 s.h.
SDV-210 Coop Ed. Internship ** 2 s.h.
Humanities class (see ISU international perspective options) 3 s.h.
Total 15 s.h.

See NIACC catalog for list of Humanities and Social Science courses.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class.
** – To be accepted at ISU, BIO 202 & BIO 203 must BOTH be taken at NIACC.
*** – Practical work experience required in this field for a four year degree.
^ – ISU requires a minimum of C grade for these classes.
^^ – SOC-115 fulfills ISU U.S. Diversity requirement

ISU will accept a total of 65 community college credits.
International Perspective options: ART 203, 204, FLS 142, HIS 112, 113, MUS 100, POL 121 More info: http://www.nrem.iastate.edu/future-undergraduate-students

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements and check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions. An AS Degree may be sufficient for this major–confirm appropriateness with your transfer institution.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.