A.A.S. Program Course List


Biological Sciences

A.A.S. Degree (O,S)

The Biotechnology: Biological Sciences program is designed to meet the needs of students who intend to pursue a bachelor's degree in biotechnology or biological sciences. The curriculum provides a theoretical and practical education in various aspects of biology and chemistry that can be applied to diverse careers in the medical, environmental,industrial, and agricultural fields. Standard techniques used in science laboratories are covered, and special emphasis is placed on science and math instruction to prepare students for upper-level course work.


Courses Credits
ENG 101 Crit Thinking & Acad Writing 3
ENG 102 Composition and Research 3
MAT 281 Calculus I 4
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
SOC 111 Sociology 3


Courses Credits
BIO 150 Biology I 4
BIO 151 Biology II 4
BIO 250 Principles of Microbiology 4
BIT 260 Biotechnology I 4
BIT 261 Biotechnology II 4
CHM 240 Organic Chemistry I 4
CHM 241 Organic Chemistry II 4
CHM 250 Analytical Chemistry I 5


Courses Credits
CHM 150 Chemical Principles I 5
CHM 151 Chemical Principles II 5
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
PHY 205 General Physics I 4
PHY 281 Physics I with Calculus 4