The Associate of Science with a concentration in Biology provides students with a broad foundation in preparation for professional careers in the fields such as Physician Assistant as well as research and careers in, Industry, Government Agencies and Educational Institutions. Students will be exposed to a solid foundation of scientific methodology and the fundamental principles of Biology. Students are encouraged to contact the institution to which they plan to transfer for specific requirements in Mathematics and the Sciences.
Degree Requirements (Total Credit Hours 61)
Communication (10) Core - 2 courses (6 credit hours)
# CHEM 2323 Organic Chemistry Lecture 1 and 2223 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
# CHEM 2325 Organic Chemistry Lecture II and 2225 Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
# PHYS 1401 General Physics or PHYS 1301 and PHYS 1101 General Physics I Lecture / General Physics I Lab
# PHYS 1402 General Physics II or PHYS 1302 and PHYS 1102 General Physics II Lecture / General Physics II Lab
# Offered at other Alamo Colleges
Students should check with the university to which they plan to transfer to confirm the upper level math requirement and to ensure that appropriate courses are selected at Alamo Colleges that will apply to the baccalaureate degree. Pre-requisite math courses may be required for students to register for these math courses.
A course may be used only once to fulfill degree requirements.
The student is encouraged to carefully examine requirements at the transfer institution. Requirements vary from institution to institution and can change from one year to the next.