Rising Scholars Schools and Courses

Fall 2019

ENGL 101 Composition I (3 credits)*

HIST 151 US History I (3 credits)

Spring 2020

**ENGL 210 Introduction to Literature (3 credits)*

HIST 152 US History II (3 credits)

Yearlong

MATH 114 College Algebra (3 credits)*

MATH 123 Calculus I (4 credits)*

BIOL 151/151L General Biology I (4 credits)

*Placement testing required.

**ENGL101 is a prerequisite for ENGL210.


Contact: Michelle Stemwedel

Fall 2019

ENGL 101 Composition I (3 credits)*

MATH 114 College Algebra (3 credits)* Yearlong course

Spring 2020

ENGL 210 Introduction to Literature (3 credits)**

SPCM 101 Fundamentals of Speech (3 credits)

HIST 121 Western Civilization I (3 credits)

*Placement testing required.

**ENGL101 is a prerequisite for ENGL210.


Contact: Nicole Nelson

Fall 2019

ENGL 101 Composition I (3 credits)*

Spring 2020

ENGL 210 Introduction to Literature (3 credits)**

*Placement testing required.

**ENGL101 is a prerequisite for ENGL210.


Contact: Jennifer Ruesink

Yearlong 2019-2020

BIOL 153/153L General Biology II (4 credits)


Contact: Ramona Lundberg

Yearlong 2019-2020

MATH 114 College Algebra (3 credits)*

*Placement testing required


Contact: Christine McMeekin

Fall 2019

HIST 151 US History I (3 credits)

Spring 2020

HIST 152 US History II (3 credits)

Yearlong

BIOL 151/151L General Biology I (4 credits)


Contact: Erin Fowkes

Fall 2019

BIOL 151/151L General Biology I (4 credits)

Spring 2020

*BIOL 153/153L General Biology II (4 credits)


Contact: Kelly Jones

Fall 2019

MIS 205 Advanced Computer Applications (3 credits)

*MATH 114 College Algebra (3 credits) Yearlong course

Spring 2020

MIS 205 Advanced Computer Applications (3 credits)

MUS 100 Music Appreciation (3 credits)

PSYC 101 General Psychology (3 credits)

*See math placement requirements


Contact: Ryan Munson

High School On-site 2019-2020 Course Offerings
 
Please check the drop-down list above to see which of the below courses are offered at your high school.
 
Advanced Computer Applications (MIS 205) - 3 credits
This course covers selected topics in computer applications beyond the introductory level. Items covered will vary depending on current trends and student needs. The course emphasizes the efficient application of software to current problems in business and other areas.
 

Biology 151 (BIOL 151) - General Biology I - 4 credits

The introductory course for those majoring in biology and microbiology. Presents the concepts or cell biology, evolution, heredity, molecular genetics and ecology. Co-requisite: BIOL 151L
 
Biology 151L (BIOL 151L) - General Biology I Lab - 0 credits
Laboratory experience that accompanies BIOL 151. Co-requisite: BIOL 151
 
Biology 153 (BIOL 153) - General Biology II - €€4 credits
A continuation of BIOL 151 , the introductory course for those majoring in biology and microbiology. Presents the concepts of animal and plant structure and function, energetics, and reproduction. Prerequisite: BIOL 151 Co-requisite: BIOL 153L
 
Biology 153L (BIOL 153L) - General Biology II Lab - 0 credits
Laboratory experience that accompanies BIOL 153. Co-requisite: BIOL 153
 
English 101 (ENGL 101) - Composition I - 3 credits
Practice in the skills, research, and documentation needed for the effective academic writing. Analysis of a variety of academic and non-academic texts, rhetorical structures, critical thinking, and audience will be included. Prerequisite: Placement test score or satisfactory completion of ENGL 033
 
English 210 (ENGL 210) - Introduction to Literature - 3 credits
Readings in fiction, drama, and poetry to acquaint students with literature and aesthetic form. Prerequisite: ENGL 101
 
History 121 (HIST 121) - Western Civilization I - 3 credits
Surveys the evolution of western civilization from its beginnings into the Reformation and religious wars.
 
History 151 (HIST 151) - U.S. History I - 3 credits
Surveys the background and development of the United States from its colonial origins to the Civil War and Reconstruction.
 
History 152 (HIST 152) - U.S. History II - 3 credits
Surveys development of the United States since the Civil War and Reconstruction.
 
Math 114 (MATH 114) - College Algebra - 3 credits
Equations and inequalities; polynomial functions and graphs, exponents, radicals, binomial theorem, zeros of polynomials; systems of equations; exponential, logarithmic, and inverse functions, applications and graphs. Other topics selected from sequences, series, and complex numbers. Prerequisite: MATH 101 minimum grade C or appropriate math placement
 
Math 123 (MATH 123) - Calculus I - 4 credits
The study of limits, continuity, derivatives, applications of the derivative, antiderivatives, the definite and indefinite integral, and the fundamental theorem of calculus. Prerequisite: MATH 114 , MATH 115 , MATH 120 or appropriate math placement
 
Music Appreciation (MUS 100) - Music Appreciation - 3 credits
A non-technical discussion designed to increase the enjoyment and appreciation of music. Fulfills the music requirement in the general education program.
 
Psychology 101 (PSYC 101) - General Psychology - 3 credits
This course is an introduction survey of the field of psychology with consideration of the biological bases of behavior, sensory and perceptual processes, learning and memory, human growth and development, social behavior and normal and abnormal behavior.
 
Speech & Communication 101 (SPCM 101) - Fundamentals of Speech - 3 credits

Introduces the study of speech fundamentals and critical thinking through frequent public speaking practice, including setting, purpose, audience, and subject.