Associate in Science (A.S.)

Associate in Science (A.S.)
60-62 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0650 for Science or Mathematics

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101 and EGL 102

6

 

SPE 103

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

9

 

Two courses from MAT 131, MAT 250, MAT 251, MAT 252

 

Area C — 

Science

10-12

 

Three sciences; at least one from the Life Sciences and at least one from the Physical Sciences; at least one of these courses must be a lab course

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

6

 

Two courses from two different social or behavioral science disciplines

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

6

 

Two courses from the Humanities/Fine Arts; one course must be from Humanities and one course must be from Fine Arts

 

Area F — 

Global Studies*

0-3

 

One course that satisfies Global Studies requirement

 

Area G — 

U.S. Diversity Studies**

0-3

 

One course that satisfies U.S. Diversity Studies requirement

 

Total General Education Requirements:

40-42

   

Major Requirements for Mathematics and Computer Science:

Credit Hours

CSC 170 and CSC 171; or

3

CSC 170 and CSC 172; or

 

CSC 170 and CSC 173; or

 

CSC 155; or

 

CSC 156; or

 

CSC 157

 


Courses to total a minimum of 17 semester credit hours from these disciplines:


17

Biology (BIO)

 

Chemistry (CHM)

 

Computer Science (CSC)

 

Earth Science (EAS)

 

Engineering (ENG)

 

Mathematics (MAT) (except MAT 102, 111, 114, 116)

 

Physics (PHY) (except PHY 101)

 


Total Mathematics and Computer Science Major Requirements:


20


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Science Degree:

60-62

   

Major Requirements for Science:

Credit Hours


Courses to total a minimum of 20 semester credit hours from these disciplines:


20

Biology (BIO)

 

Chemistry (CHM)

 

Computer Science (CSC)

 

Earth Science (EAS)

 

Engineering (ENG)

 

Mathematics (MAT) (except MAT 102, 111, 114, 116)

 

Physics (PHY) (except PHY 101)

 


Total Science Major Requirements:


20


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Science Degree:

60-62

 

 

*Students may take a Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

**Students may take a U.S. Diversity Studies course that satisfies both Area G and other Area requirement.

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