Associate of Science
Associate of Science Degree Program
The Associate of Science degree program is a 60-credit transfer degree designed to prepare students to either transfer internally to the College's existing nursing and allied health programs after competitive admission requirements are met, or to transfer to a STEM major at a four-year institution upon completion. The curriculum provides students with a strong foundation in biology, chemistry, and mathematics supplemented by electives in English, humanities, and social sciences.
This program is offered at Dover, Georgetown, Stanton and Wilmington campuses.
What You Will Learn
Core Curriculum Competencies
The Core Curriculum Competencies listed below identify what you, as a graduate, will be able to do upon completion of your degree, regardless of your major. You will acquire these core competencies through your general education courses (i.e. English, math, etc.) and your program of study courses.
- Communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing.
- Demonstrate effective problem solving and reasoning skills.
- Work effectively in groups of people from diverse backgrounds.
- Demonstrate ethical and professional understanding and conduct.
- Apply appropriate information literacy skills to locate, evaluate, and use information effectively.
- Use computers or related technology for practical and/or professional applications.
- Apply scientific inquiry and mathematical reasoning to practical problems.