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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.

 

 

 

 

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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

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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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: $3,494.00*

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

 

Third Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
CHM201 Organic Chemistry I 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
ENG202 Introduction to Speech Communication 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
Subtotal: $3,114.00*

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

 

Fourth Semester

Course Code Course Name Credits Fee Tuition Total
BIO230 Genetics 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
CHM205 Organic Chemistry II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
BIO213 Statistics 3 $0.00 $570.00 $570.00
PHY102 Physics II 4 $132.00 $760.00 $892.00
Subtotal: $2,936.00*

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

 

Total Program Cost: $12,480.00*

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

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