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Biology Chemistry Preprofessional

Associate in Science


Biology Chemistry Pre-Professional Option

Interested in a career in the medical, dentistry, physical therapy or veterinary fields? Our program is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in the biological and physical sciences, as well as sound knowledge of mathematics, genetics and microbiology. Graduating students will be well prepared for entry into a corresponding program at a 4-year institution.

Our Pre-Professional option prepares you for advanced studies at a 4-year institution. Students who obtain an Associate’s Degree may pursue careers such as, but not limited to, medical assistants, dental assistants, phlebotomists or pharmacy technicians.








Students have successfully transferred to:

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

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

  • Natural Sciences Managers
  • Biostatisticians
  • Animal Scientists
  • Soil and Plant Scientists
  • Biologists
  • Biochemists and Biophysicists
  • Microbiologists
  • Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
  • Bioinformatics Scientists
  • Molecular and Cellular Biologists
  • Geneticists
  • Epidemiologists
  • Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
  • Biological Technicians
  • Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health
  • Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education

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First Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
BIO101General Biology I4$126.00$740.00$866.00
CHM101College Chemistry I4$126.00$740.00$866.00
ENG101English Composition I3$0.00$555.00$555.00
HUM/SOC-ELECHumanities/Social Science Elective3$0.00$555.00$555.00

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

Second Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
BIO102General Biology II4$126.00$740.00$866.00
CHM102College Chemistry II4$126.00$740.00$866.00
ENG102English Composition II3$0.00$555.00$555.00
ETH200Ethics in the Modern World3$0.00$555.00$555.00
PSY101General Psychology3$0.00$555.00$555.00

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

Third Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CHM201Organic Chemistry I4$126.00$740.00$866.00
ENG202Introduction to Speech Communication3$0.00$555.00$555.00
MAT231Calculus I4$0.00$740.00$740.00
PHY101Physics I4$126.00$740.00$866.00

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

Fourth Semester

Course CodeCourse NameCreditsFeeTuitionTotal
CHM205Organic Chemistry II4$126.00$740.00$866.00
PHY102Physics II4$126.00$740.00$866.00

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

Total Program Cost: $12,108.00*

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

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