2019-2020 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

Biological Sciences, AS

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

This is a sample transfer guide; consult with a counselor or pathway advisor to develop your degree plan.

Associate of Science

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
BIO 101Cellular Biology

4

BIO 104Organismal Biology

4

BIO 140Principles of Microbiology

4

or

BIO 201Genetics

4

CHM 120General Chemistry I

4

CHM 130General Chemistry II

4

CHM 220Organic Chemistry I

5

ENG 110College Writing I

3

or

ENG 160College Writing & Research

4

ENG 111College Writing II: Literature

3

or

COM 113Interpersonal Communication

3

MATH 160Calculus 1 & Analytic Geometry

5

MATH 220Probability & Statistics

4

PHY 111College Physics I

4

PSI 101American Government

3

Fine Arts

3

Humanities

3

Other Cultures

3

Social Science

3

Wellness/Physical Education

2

Elective Course

1

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.