Naval Science

(22 semester hours)

For information, contact the Department of Naval Science, 67 Millett Hall (513-529-3700).

This minor is an interdisciplinary program open to all majors. It introduces students to the broad field of naval service and provides specific information on the organization and operation of the United States Navy and Marine Corps. The naval science minor includes courses in physical and social sciences, formal reasoning, and computer science.

No courses may be taken credit/no-credit. A minimum 2.00 GPA is required for all courses in the minor.

Program Requirements

Core sequence

All of these:

NSC 101 Naval Orientation and Organization (2)

NSC 202 Sea Power and Maritime Affairs Seminar (3)

NSC 211 Leadership and Management (2)

NSC 402 Naval Personnel Management (3)

Choose SIX semester hours from the following:

NSC 102 Naval Ship’s Systems (3)

NSC 201 Naval Mission Systems (3)

NSC 301 Navigation (4)

NSC 302 Naval Operations and Seamanship (3)

NSC 311 The Evolution of Warfare (3)

NSC 320 Tactical Problems Seminar (1)

NSC 377 Independent Studies (1-5)

NSC 411 Amphibious Warfare (3)

One course each from two different departments

Minimum SIX hours from the following:

CSE 141 Fundamentals of Computing (2)

CSE 151 Computers, Computer Science, and Society (3)

CSE 163 Introduction to Computer Systems (3)

CSE 174 Structured Programming and Computer Algorithms (3)

HST 112 Survey of American History II (3)

HST 219 U.S. Diplomatic History to 1914 (3)

HST 222 U.S. Foreign Relations Since 1898 (3)

HST 369 United States in the Modern Era (3)

HST 431 The U.S.-Vietnam War (3)

ISA 235 Information Technology and the Intelligent Enterprise (3)

MGT 291 Introduction to Management & Leadership (3)

MTH 151 or 153 Calculus I (5)

MTH 249 or 251 Calculus II (4)

PHY 181, 182 General Physics I, II (4, 4)

POL 373 American Foreign Policy (3)

POL 376 United States National Security Policy (3)

POL 382 International Law (3)

POL 387 Comparative Security Issues (3)

STA 261 Statistics (4)

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