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STEM Requirements

9 Credits

All Iona College students are required to take nine total credits in the areas of computer science, mathematics and lab science. One three-credit course must be taken from each area of study.

Computer Science Core Course Choices

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Prefix Course Number Course Name
CS 140 Computers, Technology and Society
CS 142 Website Design
CS 144 Introduction to Game Development
CS 146 Introduction to Robotics
CS 201 Computer Science I

Mathematics Core Course Choices

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Prefix Course Number Course Name
MTH 123 Mathematical Thinking
MTH 124 Interpreting Information
MTH 125 Demystifying Numbers
MTH 134 Brief Calculus
MTH 231 Calculus I

Laboratory Science Core Course Choices

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Prefix Course Number Course Name
BIO 101 General Biology I
BIO 108 Body, Structure, and Function
BIO 111 Infectious Diseases
BIO 113 Biology of Poison, Murder, and Mahem
BIO 115 DNA and Biotechnology
BIO 116 The Brain in Health and Disease
BIO 120 Introduction to Forensic Science
BIO 125 Environmental Science I
BIO 128 Nutrition
BIO 148 Exercise Science
CHM 109 General Chemistry I
CHM 115 Chemistry and the Environment
CHM 120 Medicine Demystified
CHM 125 Criminalistics
CHM 130 Delicious Chemistry
CHM 135 Science of Superheroes
CHM 140 Chemistry of Emotions
CHM 145 Fundamentals of Chemistry
PHY 101 General Physics I
PHY 105 Earth Science
PHY 106 General Astronomy
PHY 120 Computer Music