Online STEM Offerings at UAF

Online STEM Courses

The University of Alaska Fairbanks offers a strong suite of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) courses and is dedicated to offering them online as well. The following courses offer the same rigorous curriculum as their face-to-face counterparts but have been adapted to better serve the online learner.

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES
  • ATM F101 Weather and Climate Change of Alaska
  • ATM F401 Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences
  • ATM F621 Introduction to Computational Meteorology

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BIOLOGY
  • BIOL F043 Massive Online Research Experience (MORE)
  • BIOL F103X Biology & Society
  • BIOL F103L Biology & Society Laboratory
  • BIOL F111X Human Anatomy & Physiology I
  • BIOL F111L Human Anatomy & Physiology I Laboratory
  • BIOL F115X Fundamentals of Biology I
  • BIOL F115L Fundamentals of Biology I Laboratory
  • BIOL F116X Fundamentals of Biology II
  • BIOL F116L Fundamentals of Biology II Laboratory
  • BIOL F194 Biology of Addiction
  • BIOL F194 Behavioral Neuroscience Research
  • BIOL F195 Introduction to Alaska’s Flora
  • BIOL F240 Beginnings in Microbiology
  • BIOL F260 Principles of Genetics
  • BIOL F360 Cell and Molecular Biology
  • BIOL F371 Principles of Ecology
  • BIOL F394 MORE: Behavioral Neuroscience Research
  • BIOL F412/612 Exercise Physiology
  • BIOL F472 Community Ecology
  • BIOL F481 Principles of Evolution
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BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
  • BMSC F193 Bioscience Research Methods
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CHEMISTRY
  • CHEM F100X Chemistry in Complex Systems
  • CHEM F104X Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • CHEM F104L Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry Laboratory
  • CHEM F105X General Chemistry I
  • CHEM F105L Chemistry Chemistry I Laboratory
  • CHEM F106X General Chemistry II
  • CHEM F106L General Chemistry II Laboratory
  • CHEM F360 Cell and Molecular Biology
  • CHEM F601 Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences
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COMPUTER AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS
  • CITS F203 Information Technology Support Fundamentals
  • CITS F204 Introduction to Computer Networks
  • CITS F205 Introduction to Coding and Programming
  • CITS F212 Server Operating Systems
  • CITS F219 Microcomputer Operating Systems
  • CITS F222 Website Design
  • CITS F240 System and Network Services Administration
  • CITS F241 Networking and LAN Infrastructure Basics
  • CITS F242 Routing and Switching Essentials
  • CITS F243 Intermediate Networking and LAN Infrastructure
  • CITS F261 Computer and Network Security
  • CITS F262 Cybersecurity Defense and Countermeasures
  • CITS F263 Network Security Penetration Testing
  • CITS F265 Directory Services Administration
  • CITS F281 Professional Practices in IT
  • CITS F284 Independent Project
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COMPUTER SCIENCE
  • CS F101 Computers and Society
  • CS F103 Introduction to Computer Programming
  • CS F180 Introduction to Programming and Algorithmic Thinking
  • CS F425 Database Systems
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ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
  • ENVE F649 Hazardous and Toxic Waste Management
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ENGINEERING SCIENCE
  • ES F201 Computer Techniques
  • ES F331 Mechanics of Materials
  • ES F346 Introduction to Thermodynamics
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FISHERIES
  • FISH F110 Fish and Fisheries in a Changing World
  • FISH F261 Introduction to Fisheries Utilization
  • FISH F394 Salmon, People, and Place
  • FISH F340 Seafood Business
  • FISH F694 Scientific Writing Techniques
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GEOGRAPHY
  • GEOG F101X Expedition Earth: Introduction to Geography
  • GEOG F111X Earth and Environment: Elements of Physical Geography
  • GEOG F302 Geography of Alaska
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GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS
  • GEOS F436/636 Beyond the Mouse: Computer Programming and Automation for Geoscientist
  • GEOS F493/F693 Geodetic Methods and Modeling
  • GEOS F600 Introduction to X-ray Spectrometry
  • GEOS F657 Microwave Remote Sensing
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HEALTH
  • HLTH F100 Medical Terminology
  • HLTH F106 Human Behavior in Health Care
  • HLTH F110 Professional Skills for the Workplace
  • HLTH F116 Mathematics in Health Care
  • HLTH F118 Medical Law and Ethics
  • HLTH F130 Medical Office Technology
  • HLTH F132 Administrative Procedures I
  • HLTH F203 Science of Nutrition
  • HLTH F208 Human Diseases
  • HLTH F234 Administrative Procedures II
  • HLTH F235 Medical Coding
  • HLTH F236 Outpatient Health Care Reimbursement
  • HLTH F237 Inpatient Health Care Reimbursement
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MATHEMATICS
  • MATH F054 Prealgebra
  • MATH F055 Elementary Algebra
  • MATH F105 Intermediate Algebra
  • MATH F113X Numbers and Society
  • MATH F114X Patterns and Society
  • MATH F122R Prep for Essential Precalculus with Applications
  • MATH F122X Essential Precalculus with Applications
  • MATH F151R Prep for College Algebra for Calculus
  • MATH F151X College Algebra for Calculus
  • MATH F152X Trigonometry
  • MATH F156R Prep for Precalculus
  • MATH F156X Precalculus
  • MATH F230R Prep for Essential Calculus with Applications
  • MATH F230X Essential Calculus with Applications
  • MATH F251L Calculus I Recitation
  • MATH F251R Prep for Calculus
  • MATH F251X Calculus I
  • MATH F252L MATH F252X Recitation
  • MATH F252X Calculus II
  • MATH F253X Calculus III
  • MATH F302 Differential Equations
  • MATH F314 Linear Algebra
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MARINE SCIENCE AND LIMNOLOGY
  • MSL F111X The Oceans
  • MSL F111L MSL F111X Laboratory
  • MSL F215 Marine Geological Drama and Undersea Catastrophes
  • MSL F481/681 The Oceans and Global Change
  • MSL F650 Biological Oceanography
  • MSL F694 Scientific Writing Techniques
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NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
  • NRM F111 Introduction to Sustainability Science
  • NRM F366 Survey Research in Natural Resources Management
  • NRM F430 Resource Management Planning
  • NRM F435 GIS Analysis
  • NRM F593P Alaska Master Gardener
  • NRM F638 GIS Programming
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PHYSICS
  • PHYS F102X Energy and Society
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SCIENCE APPLICATIONS
  • SCIA F193 Science Research Methods
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STATISTICS
  • STAT F200X Elementary Statistics
  • STAT F401 Regression and Analysis of Variance
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WILDFIRE
  • WLF F101 Survey of Wildlife Science
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Atmospheric Sciences

ATM F101 Weather and Climate Change of Alaska

ATM F401 Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences

ATM F621 Introduction to Computational Meteorology

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Biology

BIOL F043 Massive Online Research Experience (MORE)

BIOL F103X Biology & Society

BIOL F103L Biology & Society Laboratory

BIOL F111X Human Anatomy & Physiology I

BIOL F111L Human Anatomy & Physiology I Laboratory

BIOL F115X Fundamentals of Biology I

BIOL F115L Fundamentals of Biology I Laboratory

BIOL F116X Fundamentals of Biology II

BIOL F116L Fundamentals of Biology II Laboratory

BIOL F194 Biology of Addiction

BIOL F194 Behavioral Neuroscience Research

BIOL F195 Introduction to Alaska’s Flora

BIOL F240 Beginnings in Microbiology

BIOL F260 Principles of Genetics

BIOL F360 Cell and Molecular Biology

BIOL F371 Principles of Ecology

BIOL F394 MORE: Behavioral Neuroscience Research

BIOL F412/612 Exercise Physiology

BIOL F472 Community Ecology

BIOL F481 Principles of Evolution

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Biomedical Science

BMSC F193 Bioscience Research Methods

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Chemistry

CHEM F100X Chemistry in Complex Systems

CHEM F104X Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry

CHEM F104L Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry Laboratory

CHEM F105X General Chemistry I

CHEM F105L Chemistry Chemistry I Laboratory

CHEM F106X General Chemistry II

CHEM F106L General Chemistry II Laboratory

CHEM F360 Cell and Molecular Biology

CHEM F601 Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences

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Computer and Information Technology Systems

CITS F203 Information Technology Support Fundamentals

CITS F204 Introduction to Computer Networks

CITS F205 Introduction to Coding and Programming

CITS F212 Server Operating Systems

CITS F219 Microcomputer Operating Systems

CITS F222 Website Design

CITS F240 System and Network Services Administration

CITS F241 Networking and LAN Infrastructure Basics

CITS F242 Routing and Switching Essentials

CITS F243 Intermediate Networking and LAN Infrastructure

CITS F261 Computer and Network Security

CITS F262 Cybersecurity Defense and Countermeasures

CITS F263 Network Security Penetration Testing

CITS F265 Directory Services Administration

CITS F281 Professional Practices in IT

CITS F284 Independent Project

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Computer Science

CS F101 Computers and Society

CS F103 Introduction to Computer Programming

CS F180 Introduction to Programming and Algorithmic Thinking

CS F425 Database Systems

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Environmental Engineering

ENVE F649 Hazardous and Toxic Waste Management

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Engineering Science

ES F201 Computer Techniques

ES F331 Mechanics of Materials

ES F346 Introduction to Thermodynamics

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Fisheries

FISH F110 Fish and Fisheries in a Changing World

FISH F261 Introduction to Fisheries Utilization

FISH F394 Salmon, People, and Place

FISH 340 Seafood Business

FISH F694 Scientific Writing Techniques

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Geography

GEOG F101X Expedition Earth: Introduction to Geography

GEOG F111X Earth and Environment: Elements of Physical Geography

GEOG F302 Geography of Alaska

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Geology and Geophysics

GEOS F436/636 Beyond the Mouse: Computer Programming and Automation for Geoscientist

GEOS F493/F693 Geodetic Methods and Modeling

GEOS F600 Introduction to X-ray Spectrometry

GEOS F657 Microwave Remote Sensing

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Health

HLTH F100 Medical Terminology

HLTH F106 Human Behavior in Health Care

HLTH F110 Professional Skills for the Workplace

HLTH F116 Mathematics in Health Care

HLTH F118 Medical Law and Ethics

HLTH F130 Medical Office Technology

HLTH F132 Administrative Procedures I

HLTH F203 Science of Nutrition

HLTH F208 Human Diseases

HLTH F234 Administrative Procedures II

HLTH F235 Medical Coding

HLTH F236 Outpatient Health Care Reimbursement

HLTH F237 Inpatient Health Care Reimbursement

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Mathematics

MATH F054 Prealgebra

MATH F055 Elementary Algebra

MATH F105 Intermediate Algebra

MATH F113X Numbers and Society

MATH F114X Patterns and Society

MATH F122R Prep for Essential Precalculus with Applications

MATH F122X Essential Precalculus with Applications

MATH F151R Prep for College Algebra for Calculus

MATH F151X College Algebra for Calculus

MATH F152X Trigonometry

MATH F156R Prep for Precalculus

MATH F156X Precalculus

MATH F230R Prep for Essential Calculus with Applications

MATH F230X Essential Calculus with Applications

MATH F251L Calculus I Recitation

MATH F251R Prep for Calculus

MATH F251X Calculus I

MATH F252L MATH F252X Recitation

MATH F252X Calculus II

MATH F253X Calculus III

MATH F302 Differential Equations

MATH F314 Linear Algebra

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Marine Science and Limnology

MSL F111X The Oceans

MSL F111L MSL F111X Laboratory

MSL F215 Marine Geological Drama and Undersea Catastrophes

MSL F481/681 The Oceans and Global Change

MSL F650 Biological Oceanography

MSL F694 Scientific Writing Techniques

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Natural Resource Management

NRM F111 Introduction to Sustainability Science

NRM F366 Survey Research in Natural Resources Management

NRM F430 Resource Management Planning

NRM F435 GIS Analysis

NRM F593P Alaska Master Gardener

NRM F638 GIS Programming

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Physics

PHYS F102X Energy and Society

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Science Applications

SCIA F193 Science Research Methods

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Statistics

STAT F200X Elementary Statistics

STAT F401 Regression and Analysis of Variance

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Wildlife

WLF F101 Survey of Wildlife Science

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Take a peek inside some of our online STEM courses:

Online STEM Programs

An online program doesn’t have to sacrifice the hands-on experience necessary for a STEM degree but it does require creative design and attention to detail. UAF is increasing its number of online STEM degrees in a deliberate way, ensuring each program provides an enriching experience that will prepare you for a successful career in your chosen field.

MBA with a focus on Fisheries, Marine Biology and Oceanography

This unique MBA combines an accredited Master of Business Administration with a concentration in fisheries, marine biology and oceanography.

Learn more about UAF’s MBA with a STEM concentration.

Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences

UAF’s online biology degree combines an in-depth study of the science of life with an interest in the human condition. It pairs well with minors such as digital journalism, business, emergency management, art and psychology.

Learn more about UAF’s Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences.

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