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Natural Sciences, A.A.
Do You Have a Passion for the Great Outdoors?
Would you like a career in leading leisure, and recreational activities for groups of people in facilities such as playgrounds, parks, camps, aquatic centers, and senior centers? If you’re interested in a career in recreation and natural resources, our professors will help you develop the skills you need to be successful.
We offer the necessary prerequisites for the state of Florida university baccalaureate programs. The four year universities and colleges offer a variety of leisure services programs including resort and commercial recreation, corporate and industrial recreation, fitness management, municipal and county recreation, therapeutic recreation, and teacher certification. Students are encouraged to be familiar with the admissions requirements at the university they plan to attend.
Natural Sciences Course Requirements
ENC1102, English II
MAC2311, Calculus with Analytical Geometry I
MGF1106, Mathematics for Liberal Arts
MGF1107, Survey of Mathematics
DEP2004, Developmental Psychology
Electives 15 hours
What can you do with an Natural Resources A.A. Degree?
In this field, people find careers as:
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists
Wind Energy Operations Managers
Environmental Engineering Technologists and Technicians
Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:
University of Florida
Florida A & M University
University of South Florida
Are you ready to Get Started?
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Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.
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There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.
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