Natural Science

The University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu Bachelor of Science in Natural Science degree program is the first STEM degree offered at the campus. The Natural Science degree offers a concentration in Applied Mathematics. Students take sequences of courses in calculus, chemistry, biology, and physics, as well as a course in Hawaiian and Indigenous Health and Healing, to connect concepts to real-world applications. Students may also go on to pursue graduate degrees in varied programs, such as biology, health sciences, mathematics, and medical school.

All students majoring in Natural Science are required to take core courses and complete a capstone course (e.g., Senior Project or Senior Practicum).

Learning Outcomes

Natural Science Concentrations

Applied Mathematics

Students in the Applied Mathematics concentration will learn to apply and connect mathematical concepts and methods to various subjects to discover real-world solutions and make a global impact.

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