Associate in Science-Transfer

Biology Pre-Major AS-T 1 (90 Credits)

Program Learning Outcomes:

  • IO1 Communication
    Students will be able to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • IO2 Quantitative Reasoning
    Students will be able to reason mathematically.
  • IO3 Human Relations/Workplace Skills
    Students will be able to demonstrate teamwork, ethics, appropriate safety awareness and/or workplace specific skills.
  • PO4 Cultural, Social, Political Aspects
    Students will be able to recognize or articulate personal/interpersonal aspects of, or connections between, diverse cultural, social, or political contexts.
  • PO5 Problem Solving
    Students will be able to solve problems by gathering, interpreting, combining and/or applying information from multiple sources.

 

Degree Requirments

To earn the Associate in Science-Transfer degree, a student must:

  • Complete their degree within three years from the quarter of entry based on the catalog in use at time of entering BBCC. After that date, students must meet any changes in graduation.
  • Complete at least 90 transferable credits in courses numbered 100 or above with a grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher.
  • Earn a grade of at least a 1.0 in each college level course used in the degree.
  • Complete and submit an application for graduation to the Student Administrative Support Services Office before a degree with be awarded.

Note: No course may be used more than once for meeting degree requirements. Courses being used for the basic or breadth requirements in the Associate in Science-Transfer degree may not be taken pass/fail.

The following schedule of courses is the recommended program for completing this degree. See a program advisor for substitute courses.

First Year

Fall Quarter 

Course Code
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Winter Quarter 

Course Code
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Spring Quarter 

Course Code
Title
Credits
5
Sub-Total Credits
15

Second Year

Fall Quarter 

Course Code
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Winter Quarter 

Course Code
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15

Spring Quarter 

Course Code
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
13

Most science courses have prerequisites; see the catalog section “Course Descriptions” for specific course information.

* Check Prerequisites

** Some medical schools and veterinary schools require statistics.

***Another generally accepted transfer course of 2-5 credits will be accepted to total the required 90 credits. Make sure to check with your advisor.

Depending upon which Pre-Med major a student chooses, they may be required to take Vertebrate A&P rather than Human A&P, separate Anatomy and Physiology courses rather than combined, or possibly 3 quarters rather than 2. Check with the college to which you intend to transfer.

Recommended Courses for Pre-Nursing and Allied Health Majors

Course Code
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
20

Most science courses have prerequisites; see the catalog section “Course Descriptions” for specific course information. Make sure to check prerequisites.

 

Total Credits
90