The global standard

A science degree can mark the start to a better future.

 

You want a degree that will make the world a better place. Maybe it’s time you look into science degrees. You want to enhance the quality of life for future generations and research and report solutions for hot-button issues such as water, energy, conservation and pollution, which is why you’re ready to earn your online science degree.

You know there will be hurdles to jump when going back to school — you have a job and other obligations — but when you earn your degree at University of Phoenix, you’ll take just one 5 week course at a time, helping you manage your time efficiently and build on knowledge you’ve previously learned.

Save time and money by getting credit for previous classes and have relevant work experience evaluated for potential credit. Explore options on how to get credit through the Prior Learning Assessment when choosing to earn your science degree.

When earning your online science degree, you’ll save time on your commute and be able to participate in your classes anywhere with an internet connection. Our online learning system allows you to engage instructors and classmates from all over the country anytime, anywhere.

Seize the opportunity to help make the world a better place. Whether you choose to work in the public or private sector, a curriculum focused on contemporary issues such as global change, environmental management, water, and energy will give you a solid educational foundation. General science courses include biology, chemistry, and geology. You’ll also learn the current trends in environmental science including toxicology, sustainability, law and ethics — all qualities needed to leave the world a better place for future generations.

Earn a degree in our College of Humanities and Sciences because:

Career relevant education
When earning your on-campus or online criminal justice degree, you’ll get to take just one 5 or 6-week course at a time.
Save time and money
Complete your degree in less time and for less money with our Prior Learning Assessment. Receive up to 30 credits for your Basic Police Academy (POST) training. Students with Peace Officers and Standards Training (POST) completion or military/federal law enforcement training have the option to transfer even more credits. Alternatively, students can get credit for SMIP, FBINAA, and Basic Corrections Academy.
Support
Get support when you need it with career services, tutoring, and financial aid support at more than 60 campus locations nationwide while earning your criminal justice degree.

Get a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) background

Many who graduate with their bachelor degree in science pursue careers as environmental analysts, environmental health and safety specialists, environmental programs specialists, environmental protection specialists and environmental scientists. The curricula in our program is approved by industry professionals, so you can feel confident you’re learning relevant information as it pertains to your industry. Earn your online science degree the following areas:

Personalized just for you

Well-rounded graduates set themselves apart from the competition. Tailor your skillset by choosing electives outside of science degrees such as project management, information technology, management and psychology.

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The College of Humanities and Sciences offers programs that help students better understand the world around them and often include simulation activities, writing and reporting enhancement and the development of critical thinking skills. Instructors average 20 years of professional experience and incorporate real world examples into their classes. College of Humanities and Sciences instructors have taught at University of Phoenix for nearly nine years and the classes are small, so you receive extra attention when you need it.