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Biology Transfer Pathway - Associate of Science

60 Credits
AS 3526/ AS 2526
Degree Description

The Biology Transfer Pathway A.S. degree at South Central College provides learners with the first two years of a broad based education in Biology and its supporting sciences. As a Minnesota State Pathway program, it is specifically designed to prepare learners to transfer into the junior year of a Biology major at a four year college.


Offered on the Faribault and North Mankato Campuses
The course requirements listed below are specific to the 2019-2020 school year. If you need to see this program from previous years view our Catalog Archive.

Required Courses (12 Courses)

Complete the following courses:
BIOL115 General Biology I (4 Credits)
BIOL116 General Biology II (4 Credits)
BIOL211 Genetics (4 Credits)
BIOL250 Biology Capstone (2 Credits)
BIOL215 General Ecology (4 Credits)
Or
BIOL270 Microbiology (4 Credits)
ENGL100 Composition (4 Credits)
ENGL240 Technical Communication (4 Credits)
CHEM120 Principles of Chemistry I (5 Credits)
CHEM121 Principles of Chemistry II (5 Credits)
MATH120 College Algebra (4 Credits)
COMM110 Public Speaking (3 Credits)
MATH125 Trigonometry (3 Credits)
Or
MATH154 Elementary Statistics (4 Credits)

Choose one of the following courses: (1 Course)

PHYS101 Introductory Physics (3 Credits)
BIOL220 Human Anatomy (4 Credits)
BIOL230 Human Physiology (4 Credits)

MnTC (Minnesota Transfer Curriculum) Goal Areas to fulfill (3 Courses):

To reach the 60 credits needed for graduation:
Goal Area 5: Complete at least 1 course
Goal Area 6: Complete at least 1 course
Goal Areas 7-10: Complete at least 1 course
PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice. Your catalog of record may have different requirements.