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Biological Sciences, AS

The study of biological science is the study of all living organisms including anatomy, genetics, microbiology, and physiology.

This program is designed for students who intend to transfer to a four-year college or university. Students completing this program should consult a counselor or advisor to develop their degree plan.

Associate of Science

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
BIO 101Cellular Biology

4

BIO 104Organismal Biology

4

CHM 120General Chemistry I

4

CHM 130General Chemistry II

4

CHM 220Organic Chemistry I

5

CHM 230Organic Chemistry II

5

ENG 110College Writing I

3

or

ENG 160College Writing & Research

4

MATH 160Calculus 1 & Analytic Geometry

5

MATH 220Probability & Statistics

4

Second Level English/Communication

3

Humanities/Fine Arts

6

Political Science

3

Social Science

3

Wellness/Physical Education

2

Elective Courses

7

Total Credit Hours: 62

Transfer Notes: This degree program is designed to transfer to a bachelor’s degree with a major in any biology related field, including biology, biomedical sciences, molecular biology, medical laboratory science, and secondary education/biology. This major also prepares students for graduate degrees and professional programs in medicine, dentistry, and veterinary medicine.