Naval Science Minor

For more 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

(23 semester hours)

Core sequence:
NSC 101Introduction to Naval Science2
NSC 202Sea Power and Maritime Affairs Seminar3
NSC 211Leadership and Management3
NSC 402Leadership and Ethics3
Select six semester hours of the following:6
Naval Operations and Seamanship
Naval Ship Systems I
Evolution of Warfare
Independent Studies
Naval Ship Systems II
Fundamentals of Maneuver Warfare
Select one course each from two different departments:6
Computers, Computer Science, and Society
Introduction to Computer Concepts and Programming
Fundamentals of Programming and Problem Solving
Survey of American History: From 1877 to the Present
U.S. Foreign Relations Since 1898
Information Technology and the Intelligent Enterprise
Introduction to Management & Leadership
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus II
General Physics with Laboratory I
General Physics with Laboratory II
American Foreign Policy
U.S. National Security Policy
International Law
International Security Issues
Total Credit Hours23