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A.A.S. Program Course List

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

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

Biotechnology associate degree graduates are prepared for entry-level employment in a variety of laboratory settings. They analyze and interpret data using their knowledge of biological methods, laboratory techniques, and modern instrumentation. Students acquire 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.

CORE COURSES


CoursesCredits
ENG101Crit Thinking & Acad Writing3
ENG102Composition and Research3
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
SSC100First Year Seminar1
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
or
MAT190Precalculus4
Select 2 course(s) from:
CLT110Cross-Cultural Immersion3
COM111Human Communications3
ECO111Macroeconomics3
ECO122Microeconomics3
POL111Political Science3
PSY121General Psychology3
PSY123Industrial Psychology3
SOC111Sociology3

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES


CoursesCredits
BIO150Biology I4
BIO151Biology II4
BIO250Principles of Microbiology4
BIT260Biotechnology I4
BIT261Biotechnology II4
CHM111Intro to Organic & Biochemstry4
CHM250Analytical Chemistry I5
CHM251Analytical Chemistry II4

PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES


CoursesCredits
CHM150Chemical Principles I5
CHM151Chemical Principles II5
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3