Biological Science

AA&S Degree – Concentration in Biological Science

This curriculum is designed for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution in degree programs such as biology, marine biology, zoology, ecology, and environmental science. This program is part of the Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Career Cluster.

The listed sequence of courses provides guidance for students so that they can complete this program of study in the most efficient manner. This sequence assumes that students have met college academic placement and/or other program requirements. Students are strongly urged to contact a college advisor for assistance in developing their plan for enrolling in courses to meet the program of study.

Biological Science: 64 Credit Hours
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
Choose one group (BIO102/103 or BIO105/106): 4
BIO102 General Botany OR (4)
BIO105 Principles of Biology (4)
CHE170 College Chemistry I 5
ENG101 Composition I 3
  Mathematics 3
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
Choose one: 4
BIO103 General Zoology OR (4)
BIO106 Principles of Biology II (4)
CHE180 College Chemistry II 5
ENG102 Composition II 3
  Mathematics 3
  Social & Behavioral Sciences 3
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
COM103 Speech Communication 3
PH 111 College Physics I 4
  Humanities & Fine Arts 3
  Health Science 3
  Social & Behavioral Sciences 3
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
PH 112 College Physics II 4
  Social & Behavioral Sciences 3
  Humanities & Fine Arts 6
  Electives 2
Option one shown for Math and Science -- Complete one IAI approved math course, and three science courses with at least one being a lab course. One of the three science courses must be a physical science and one a life science course.

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