Biological Sciences

Degree Plan | Associate of Science

Communication (6 SCH)

ENGL 1301 Composition I 3 : 3 : 0
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking 3 : 3 : 0

Mathematics (3 SCH)

MATH 1314 College Algebra 3 : 3 : 0
MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics (Quantitative Reasoning) 3 : 3 : 0
MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods 3 : 3 : 0

Life and Physical Sciences (6 SCH)

BIOL 1306 Biology for Science Majors I 3 : 3 : 0
BIOL 1307 Biology for Science Majors II 3 : 3 : 0
BIOL 2301 Anatomy and Physiology I 3 : 3 : 0
BIOL 2302 Anatomy and Physiology II 3 : 3 : 0
BIOL 2320 Microbiology for Non-Science Majors 3 : 3 : 0
CHEM 1306 Introduction to Chemistry I 3 : 3 : 0
CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I 3 : 3 : 0
CHEM 1312 General Chemistry II 3 : 3 : 0

Language, Philosophy, and Culture (3 SCH)

ENGL 2321 British Literature 3 : 3 : 0
ENGL 2326 American Literature 3 : 3 : 0
PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy 3 : 3 : 0

Creative Arts (3 SCH)

ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation 3 : 3 : 0
HUMA 1315 Fine Arts Appreciation 3 : 3 : 0

History (6 SCH)

HIST 1301 United States History I 3 : 3 : 0
HIST 1302 United States History II 3 : 3 : 0

Government (6 SCH)

GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3 : 3 : 0
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3 : 3 : 0

Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 SCH)

ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 : 3 : 0
ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics 3 : 3 : 0
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3 : 3 : 0
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development 3 : 3 : 0
SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology 3 : 3 : 0
SOCI 1306 Social Problems 3 : 3 : 0

Component Area Option (6 SCH)

BIOL 1106 Biology for Science Majors I (lab) 1 : 0 : 2
BIOL 1107 Biology for Science Majors II (lab) 1 : 0 : 2
BIOL 2101 Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1 : 0 : 2
BIOL 2102 Anatomy & Physiology II (lab) 1 : 0 : 2
BIOL 2120 Microbiology for Non-Science Majors Laboratory (lab) 1 : 0 : 2
CHEM 1106 Introduction to Chemistry Lab 1 : 0 : 2
CHEM 1111 General Chemistry I (lab) 1 : 0 : 3
CHEM 1112 General Chemistry LAB-II 1 : 0 : 3
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3 : 3 : 0
ENVR 1101 Environmental Science I (lab) 1 : 0 : 1
ENVR 1301 Environmental Science I (lecture) 3 : 3 : 0
PSYC 1100 Learning Framework 1 : 1 : 0
SPCH 1318 Interpersonal Communication 3 : 3 : 0

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

Biological Sciences Requirements

To full 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 2313 Calculus I.

4 SCH of Approved Electives

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