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College science courses

We use scientific knowledge to explore the universe and improve our standard of living. In fact, it is at the heart of everything from healthcare breakthroughs to advances in technology. This makes it an important foundational area of study for today’s student.

Our science courses can help you gain a better understanding of key scientific theories and principles. We have a wide selection of classes ranging from introductory courses to more advanced offerings. This includes anatomy and physiology, life sciences, nutrition and geology.   

Our science courses explore topics such as:

  • The scientific method and the creation of hypotheses.
  • The fundamentals of cell biology and the physiology of organisms.
  • The methodologies used in the study of environmental problems.
  • The principles and applications of chemistry.

We also have courses which cover that the fundamentals of microbiology, genetics and astronomy.  Additionally, you can learn about the law and administrative regulations related to environmental protection. These courses can round out your knowledge and give you a broader understanding in key areas.

As a student you will have access to online resources to improve your experience and help you succeed.  This includes writing assistance, math help and productivity tools designed to keep you connected and moving toward your goal.

You can take an individual online science course for personal development or apply your credit toward one of our degree programs. Please note, if you plan on transferring credit earned with us to an outside educational institution, it is important that you check with them first to determine if credits are transferrable.

Our courses make continuing education available for the busy adult. You can take science courses online, from the convenience of your computer, whenever it fits into your schedule. Get started now by calling 866.484.1815 or request more information.

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Associate, bachelor's and master's courses are academic, for-credit courses. Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student's choice. Individual courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.

While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. More information about admissions requirements can be found in the Academic Catalog.