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Brookdale Community College
   
 
    
 
  Dec 16, 2017
 
2013-2014 catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics/Science Program, Biology Option, A.S.


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Students wishing to transfer to biology or pre-medical studies should choose this option which combines biology and related scientific studies with liberal arts requirements. Bachelor’s degree graduates enter medical, veterinary, dental or graduate schools or take positions as biologists, laboratory technicians and researchers.

Graduates of this program will be able to:


  • Employ the scientific method of inquiry to gather and use information for the express purposes of critical thinking, information analysis, and problem solving
  • Interpret basic biological concepts
  • Use appropriate technology

Requirements


General Education - 30-32 credits


 As described in General Education .

The following General Education courses are required:


Career Studies - 18 credits as follows:


All career studies courses must be passed with a grade of “C” or higher.

Career Studies - 8 credits from among the following:


All career studies courses must be passed with a grade of “C” or higher.

Elective - 2-4 credits


Total credits required for degree: 60


Notes:


(1) BIOL 208 requires a prerequisite of MATH 131 in addition to BIOL 102.  Prerequisites or corequisites: MATH 151 or MATH 152

* Offered Fall Term only

** Offered Spring Term only

*** Offered Summer Term only

Program Code for registration: MSBIO


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Suggested Sequence - Mathematics/Science Program A.S. Degree Biology Option


The following sequence is an example of how this degree can be completed in two years. This sequence is based on satisfaction of all Basic Skills requirements and prerequisites and presumes a Fall Term start date. An individual’s program may vary depending on transfer institution, career objectives, or individual needs. See your counselor for other options and to monitor your progress.

Total credits: 15


Total credits: 15


Semester 3 - Fall Term


Total credits: 15-16


Semester 4 - Spring Term


Total credits: 14-16


Sequence Notes:


(2) One course is recommended from the Cultural & Global Awareness  knowledge area.

Transfer Information


For-additional information on transfer visit the Transfer Resources website at http://transfer.brookdalecc.edu

Degree Audit Information


Access your Degree Audit Academic Evaluation through WebAdvisor.  Once you log into Webadvisor, click on the Students menu, then click Degree Audit - Progress Toward My Degree under Academic Profile. 

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