Associate in Science
- Associate in Science (AS): Degree
- 60-61 semester hours: 4 semesters
- Admission Cycle: Every semester
- Maximum Number Admitted Annually: Open
This program is designed to offer students an opportunity to take the first two years of a four-year college or university program in mathematics or the physical or life sciences.
Designed for transfer, not immediate employment. Two-year preparation for the following four-year degrees: Biology and Biology Education, Chemistry and Chemistry Education, Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education.
- Not applicable
Course of Study
The course work includes composition and literature, humanities, mathematics, natural and social sciences, computer applications, and physical education. ACA 122 College Transfer Success is required. Additional emphasis is placed on mathematics and physical and life sciences.
Recommended Courses and Skills
Completion of or placement above DRE 098 and DMA 080, high-school chemistry & physics, mathematics beyond algebra II, foreign language, and computer skills.
Helpful Personal Attributes
Strong communication skills, critical-thinking skills, aptitude for learning languages, vocabulary skills, aptitude for higher mathematics and college-level science, strong study skills, commitment to a four-year program of study.
If you would like additional information about the Associate in Science or Four-Year Transfer Program in general, contact the Student Success Center at 336.734.7156.