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Pre-Professional Curriculum - UGA and Non-USG (NRRT)

Applies to the natural resources recreation & tourism major for current UGA students and for students transferring from schools outside of the University System of Georgia.  The pre-professional curriculum consists of 60 semester hours plus one hour of physical education. This meets the University Core Curriculum requirements.

REQUIRED COURSES FOR NATURAL RESOURCES RECREATION & TOURISM (NRRT)

UGA Course

Course Title

Hours

Notes

ENGL 1101

English Composition I

3

 

ENGL 1102

English Composition II

3

 

MATH 1101 or 1113*

Introduction to Mathematical Modeling, or

Precalculus

3

 

STAT 2000

Statistics

4

or BIOS 2010 or MSIT 3000

CHEM 1110+L or 1211+L

Elementary Chemistry & Lab, or

Chemistry I & Lab

4

 

BIOL 1103+L or 1107+L

Basic Concepts in Biology & Lab, or

Biology I & Lab

4

 

BIOL 1104+L or 1108+L

Organismal Biology & Lab, or

Biology II & Lab

4

 

ECON 2106

Microeconomics

3

preferred; may use another approved Social Science elective instead

POLS 1101

American Government

3

preferred; may use another approved Social Science elective instead

HIST 2111 or 2112

American History I or II

3

preferred; may use another approved Social Science elective instead

COMM 1110

Public Speaking

3

or AGCM 1200 or the 3-hour version of FANR 3950

ANTH 1102, GEOG 1101, INTL 1100, FANR 1100 (or 1100E), or NRRT 1100E

Anthropology, Human Geography, International Affairs, Natural Resource Conservation, or Introduction to Tourism

3

 

Three (3) World Language/Culture Electives*

 

9

One of these electives may be a free elective if ANTH 1102 or GEOG 1101 taken above

Humanities/Arts Elective**

 

3

may be a free elective if COMM 1110 taken above instead of AGCM 1200

Free Electives

a free elective is any course with degree credit

8

 

* If you take MATH 1101, you must take STAT 2000 or BIOS 2010 in Area VI.  If you take MATH 1113, you can take STAT 2000, BIOS 2010, or MSIT 3000 for Statistics or Biostatistics.

** Please see the UGA Bulletin New General Education Core Curriculum, Effective Fall 2008 for elective options.