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The Agribusiness Program at Morehead State University is an option of the area of concentration in agricultural sciences. Agriculture core courses are provided as the framework for the degree with ancillary courses in accounting, management, finance and marketing. It is a diverse agricultural program providing "hands-on" opportunities in various animal and plant laboratories with a significant contribution of business courses offered in the College of Business and Public Affairs.
The Agriculture Education Program at Morehead State University is an option of the area of concentration in agricultural sciences. Agriculture core courses are provided as the framework for the degree with ancillary courses in agricultural mechanics, agronomy, horticulture, agribusiness, animal sciences and education. It is a diverse agricultural program providing hands-on opportunities in various animal and plant laboratories with a significant contribution of education courses offered in the College of Education.
The major in agriculture is a bachelor degree program covering all aspects of agriculture. Agriculture core courses are provided as the framework for the degree with ancillary courses in animal sciences, horticulture, agronomy, agribusiness and agricultural mechanics. Students will gain a working knowledge of production systems in the region. It is a diverse agricultural program providing hands-on opportunities in various animal and plant laboratories. This program requires a minor.
The Agronomy Program at Morehead State University is an option of the area of concentration in agricultural sciences. Agriculture core courses are provided as the framework for the degree with ancillary courses in weed science, soil conservation, feeding and other related courses. This program provides hands-on opportunities in various plant laboratories.
The Animal Science Program at Morehead State University is an option of the area of concentration in agricultural sciences. It is a bachelor degree program covering all aspects of agricultural enterprises in association with livestock in the region. Agriculture core courses are provided as the framework for the degree with ancillary courses in animal production and management, reproduction, breeding and nutrition. This program provides hands-on opportunities in various animal laboratories and at the Derrickson Agriculture Complex, the University's 325-acre working farm, which houses horses, beef cattle, swine and sheep.
A bachelor's degree in Physics/Area of Concentration in Astrophysics draws upon courses in physics, astronomy, and mathematics...the program is designed to prepare students for graduate level work in astrophysics.
The program in Biology is broad-based with many career options. The hallmark of the program is a core set of courses that all students must take, thus assuring uniformity in the basic fields of biology. Students could choose a career in one of the following fields: pharmacy, medicine, optometry, environmental science, physical therapy, chiropractic, dentistry, physician assistant, teaching, podiatry and other fields as qualified.
Graduate students pursuing the Master of Science in Biology may elect to follow a thesis or a courses only, non-thesis route. For the thesis student, an advisory committee of at least three faculty members, versed in the student's s
Program Competencies 1. All students are expected to demonstrate: a. The mastery of course work considered fundamental to the training of a biologist. Required competencies may include the accumulation of knowledge in molecular bi
The Biology Area of Concentration is designed for students interested in environmental and organismal science. The courses cover the range of Biology form Molecules to cells to organisms to interactions between organisms.
The minor in biology is a good companion to other science-related degrees. It requires a biology core of 4 courses including biology, zoology, botany and genetics, as well as elective courses in biology and supplemental chemistry course w
The Biology Teaching Area of Concentration is very similar to the Biology Area, but education courses are added into the curriculum and the electives ensure broad knowledge so that the student is able to teach broadly within the discipline.
The Biomedical Chemistry Area of Concentration is somewhat the mirror image of the Biomedical Sciences Area, except that it is for students interested in Chemistry. Chemistry students pursuing this degree will be prepared for health-professional school, a career in biomedical chemistry, or entry into graduate school in a biomedical chemistry area.
The biomedical sciences area of concentration was developed specifically for students intent on attending a health professional school, pursuing a career in biomedicine, or pursuing graduate education in biomedical disciplines. The courses are heavily weighted toward biomedical subjects.
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The Chemistry program is diverse, allowing students choices such as pursuing a degree in the health-care industry, working as an environmental chemist, or entering graduate school. The Chemistry Area Concentration possesses great depth and prepares students for a career in chemistry whereas the Chemistry Major usually prepare students for a field related to chemistry, such as pharmacy, optometry, medical or teaching.
The professional Chemistry Area is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in a chemistry laboratory, industrial, government or academic.
The chemistry minor is a good supplement to a variety of science-related degree programs. It requires a combination of core chemistry classes and electives.
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The Chemistry Teaching Major is similar to the General Chemistry Major, except that education courses are added to the curriculum.
The Computed Tomography/Magnetic Resonance Program at Morehead State University is an Area of Concentration in the Imaging Sciences baccalaureate degree program. During the program, students are provided with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform procedures using specialized computer equipment, ionizing radiation, and magnetic resonance to produce sectional anatomy images of various parts of the body. Along with lecture courses, the program provides hands-on training opportunities in state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and clinical education centers associated with the program. The program prepares graduates who seek employment in hospitals and imaging centers as CT Technologists and/or MR Technologists.
The program has a selective admission process and limited enrollment. Students are admitted once a year (April), with classes beginning in the second summer session of each year. The qualified applicant must be a radiographer (registry-eligible or registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) and have completed all prerequisites prior to entry (see ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS for additional information.) Following official acceptance, the program consists of 13 months (full-time) of lecture courses, laboratory courses, and clinical practice.
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