Associate of Science Degree

This program is for those who plan to transfer to senior institutions and pursue a Bachelor’s degree in biology. Please check with the transfer institution regarding humanities requirements.

Core Requirements:

General Education Core Requirements:

  • ORI 101 Orientation  – 1
  • Area I: English Composition – 6
  • Area II: Literature, Humanities & Fine Arts – 12
  • Area III: Natural Science and Mathematics 11 – 12
  • Area IV:  History, Social and Behavioral Science 3 – 6

TOTAL CREDITS 41- 42

AREA V: Major Course Requirements

  • CHM 111 College Chemistry I – 4
  • CHM 112 College Chemistry II – 4
  • *CHM 221 Organic Chemistry I – 4
  • *CHM 222 Organic Chemistry II – 4 OR
  • PHY 213 Physics w/Calculus I – 4
  • PHY 214 Physics w/Calculus II – 4
  • **MTH 125 Calculus I – 4

TOTAL CREDITS 23

NOTE: Students should take MTH 125 in Area III

*Select CHM 221/222 or PHY 213/214 based on your transfer institution degree plan.

**MTH 113 is required as the perquisite to MTH 125 Calculus I.

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