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Biology Chemistry

Associate in Science

 

Biology Chemistry

Prepare for an exciting career in the biological and chemical sciences. Every day, scientific advances and breakthroughs are being made, and you can be at the forefront. With our expert faculty, state of the art labs and passion for science, our program prepares you with the scientific fundamentals and principles required to pursue advanced studies. Science is a fast-growing and exciting field filled with discovery – be a part of it today!

Our Biology/Chemistry program prepares you for advanced studies or specialization at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, biological or chemical technicians.

 

 

 

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SPOTLIGHT

 

Brandon Hopkins

"The professors and staff go out of their way to make the application, class selection and continuing education process as easy as possible."

-- Brandon Hopkins, graduating class of 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRANSFER

Students have successfully transferred to:

  • Arcadia University
  • Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University - New Brunswick

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CAREER

Students who complete the Biology/Chemistry, Associate of Science program who go on to earn a bachelor degree may find employment in occupations such as:

  • Natural Sciences Managers
  • Clinical Research Coordinators
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Biochemical Engineers
  • Food Scientists and Technologists
  • Soil and Plant Scientists
  • Biochemists and Biophysicists
  • Chemists
  • Materials Scientists
  • Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health
  • Chemical Technicians
  • Geological Sample Test Technicians
  • Forensic Science Technicians
  • Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
  • Museum Technicians and Conservators


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YOUR DEGREE COST AND COURSES

First Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO101 General Biology I 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
CHM101 College Chemistry I 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
ENG101 English Composition I 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
HUM/SOC-ELEC Humanities/Social Science Elective 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $2,936.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Second Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO102 General Biology II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
CHM102 College Chemistry II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
ENG102 English Composition II 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
ETH200 Ethics in the Modern World 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
PSY101 General Psychology 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $3,506.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Third Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO213 General Ecology 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
MAT231 Calculus I 4 $0.00 $760.00 $760.00
PHY101 Physics I 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
SCI200-ELEC Science Elective - 200 Level 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $2,792.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Fourth Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
ENG202 Introduction to Speech Communication 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
MAT232 Calculus II 4 $0.00 $760.00 $760.00
PHY102 Physics II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
SCI200-ELEC Science Elective - 200 Level 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
Subtotal: $2,792.00*

* - Subtotal is cost before any anticipated financial aid is applied.

 

Total Program Cost: $12,002.00*

* - Tuition is based on the current in-county rate.

** - Elective tuition and fees may vary depending upon actual course selection.