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Not every course is offered every semester. Be sure to check the course catalog when making your degree plan. Midshipmen are encouraged to send up other course offerings for approval that may satisfy NROTC Requirements.

Approved Courses

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Requirement Approved Courses
Notes
Calculus (two semesters) MATH-1010 Calculus I
MATH-1020 Calculus II
MATH-1500 Calculus for Architecture, Management, and H&SS
MATH-1520 Mathematical Methods in Management and Economics
1,4
Physics (two semesters) PHYS-1100 Physics I
PHYS-1200 Physics II
1,4
College Algebra or Advanced Trig (two semesters) MATH-1500 Calculus for Architecture, Management, and H&SS
MATH 1620 Contemporary Mathematical Ideas in Society
2
Physical Science (two semesters) PHYS-1050 Physical Principles of Design
PHYS-1500 Physical Modeling
2
American History or National Security Policy (one semester)

STSS-1310 Principles & Practices of American Government
STSS-1330 International Relations
IHSS-1978 American Politics and Elections
STSH-2520 History of the U.S. Since 1887
STSH-2530 World War II
STSH-4520 China Past and Present
STSH-4964 China and the United States

1,2,3,4
World Culture or Regional Studies (one semester)

STSS-1510 Cultural Anthropology
ARTS-2340 Introduction to Afro-Cuban Percussion
ARTS-2520 World Music
ARTS-2530 Art History I: From Paleolithic to Renaissance
ARTS-2962 Art History II
COMM-4550 Religion, Culture, and Media
PHIL-2830 Introduction to Philosophy of Religion
STSH-4530 Indian Politics & Culture
PHIL-2300 Asian Philosophies

1,2,4
English (two semesters)

IHSS-1220 Information Technology and Society
IHSS-1966 Environment and Politics
LITR-2110 Introduction to Literature
STSS-1110 Science, Technology, and Society
WRIT-1110 Writing for Classroom and Career
WRIT-2110 Rhetoric and Writing
WRIT-2310 Creative Writing
WRIT-2340 Speech Communications
WRIT-4160 Writing about Science
WRIT-4410 Research Writing
WRIT-4550 Proposing and Persuading

1,2,3
1—Navy Scholarship Students 2—Navy College Program Students
3—USMC Scholarship Students 4—Not required for Nurse Program Students

 

Union College

Requirement Approved Courses
Notes
Calculus (two semesters) MTH-110 Calculus I: Differential Calculus
MTH-112 Calculus II: Integral Calculus
1,4
Physics (two semesters) PHY-120 Matter in Motion
PHY-121 Principles of Elctromagnetics
1,4
American History or National Security Policy (one semester)

PSC-112 Intro to Global Politics
HST-152 The Great War
PSC-355 Defense Policy

1,2,3,4
World Culture or Regional Studies (one semester)

CLS-121 History of Greece
SOC-100 Introduction to Sociology
CLS-121 History of Greece
CLS-126 Rise of the Roman Empire
EGL-247 Irish Literature and Film
EGL-255 Disclosures of the Vietnam War
EGL-259 British Fiction since WWII

1,2
English (two semesters) EGL-100 Introduction to the Study of Literature: Poetry
EGL-101 Introduction to the Study of Literature: Fiction
EGL-209 American Literature: Beginning to 1800
EGL-217 American Literature: 1900-1960
EGL-223 Shakespeare to 1600
1,2,3
1—Navy Scholarship Students 2—Navy College Program Students
3—USMC Scholarship Students 4—Not required for Nurse Program Students