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Applied Sciences - Block 5A

This group of subjects, Applied Sciences A, consists of classes that cover a broad range of disciplines. Professional environments where you can apply the concentration's lessons are the medical field, oil field, banking, insurance, industrial environments, design firms, law firms, computer technology, land management, recreational program settings, fashion, retail, etc.

The Applied Sciences A block includes:

  • Architecture
  • Child & Family Studies
  • Computer Sciences
  • Dietetics
  • Emergency Health Science
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • GIS
  • Health
  • Health Information Management
  • Industrial Design
  • Industrial Technology
  • Interior Design
  • Military Science
  • Nursing
  • Kinesiology*
  • Recreation
  • Design
  • Informatics
  • Health Services Administration

* KNES courses (NOT KNEA)

Upon entering the University College with coursework from the above disciplines, you can count your hours towards fulfilling the  Bachelor of General Studies degree requirements. If you meet pre-requisite, co-requisite and University catalog requirements for further studies in  the above subject matter, you may continue to take courses in these areas - ultimately earning you a major in Natural Sciences. See individual department course listings found in the University Catalog.  

By choosing Applied Sciences (Block 5A) as one of your areas of enrichment, you will be required to complete 12 hours at 100-400 level.  You may then decide if you want to designate Applied Sciences as your  major.

Complete Your Degree Online

If you were previously a student at UL Lafayette or another university and you have more than 45 credit hours, you may be able complete the Applied Sciences block curriculum and earn your general studies degree online.