Biological Sciences

Degree Plan | Associate of Science

Communication (6 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
Composition I
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Public Speaking
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Mathematics (3 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
College Algebra
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Contemporary Mathematics (Quantitative Reasoning)
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Elementary Statistical Methods
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Life and Physical Sciences (6 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
Biology for Science Majors I
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Biology for Science Majors II
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Anatomy and Physiology I
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Anatomy and Physiology II
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Microbiology for Non-Science Majors
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Introduction to Chemistry I
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
General Chemistry I
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
General Chemistry II
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Language, Philosophy, and Culture (3 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
British Literature
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
American Literature
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Introduction to Philosophy
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Creative Arts (3 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
Art Appreciation
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Fine Arts Appreciation
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
History (6 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
United States History I
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
United States History II
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Government (6 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
Federal Government
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Texas Government
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
Principles of Macroeconomics
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Principles of Microeconomics
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
General Psychology
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Lifespan Growth & Development
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Introduction to Sociology
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Social Problems
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Component Area Option (6 SCH)
Credits : Lecture : Lab
Biology for Science Majors I (lab)
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 2 Lab Hrs.
Biology for Science Majors II (lab)
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 2 Lab Hrs.
Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 2 Lab Hrs.
Anatomy & Physiology II (lab)
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 2 Lab Hrs.
Microbiology for Non-Science Majors Laboratory (lab)
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 2 Lab Hrs.
Introduction to Chemistry Lab
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 2 Lab Hrs.
General Chemistry I (lab)
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 3 Lab Hrs.
General Chemistry LAB-II
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 3 Lab Hrs.
Composition II
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Environmental Science I (lab)
1 Credit Hrs., : 0 Lec. Hrs.,: 1 Lab Hrs.
Environmental Science I (lecture)
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Learning Framework
1 Credit Hrs., : 1 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Interpersonal Communication
3 Credit Hrs., : 3 Lec. Hrs.,: 0 Lab Hrs.
Summary

+ To fulfill Core Curriculum requirements, students must take MATH 1314 to satisfy the Mathematics component

Biological Sciences Requirements

To fulfill the requirements of the Associate of Science degree in Biological Sciences students must complete:

8 SCH of Life or Physical Sciences

May include any combination of science courses not used to satisfy the core curriculum.

6 SCH of Mathematics

Mathematics SCH should include MATH 2312 Pre-Calculus Math.

4 SCH of Approved Electives

May be any course(s) not used to satisfy the core curriculum.