The Biology Area of Study provides a strong foundation of quality science education for students interested in a career in the broad area of the life sciences. Students will explore the study of living things, the process of life, and the importance of science education in our everyday world. We promote lifelong learning through small class sizes, innovative faculty, and hands-on instruction. The quality education you receive will build a strong foundation serving you in your future pursuits.
Students pursuing an Associate of Arts Degree in our Biology area of study will take courses exploring biology from the molecular level to the ecosystem that will prepare them for upper-level coursework upon transfer to a bachelor’s program. The biology area of study includes majors and nonmajors biology, microbiology, anatomy and physiology, environmental science, zoology, and special topics in biology.
Important Program Information
The program map provides the courses recommended for any students seeking this transfer area of study. Students should consult the Mississippi Articulation Agreement for specific course requirements at specific Mississippi universities.
- DEGREES / CERTIFICATES
- Associate of Arts
|English Composition I||3|
|General Chemistry I, Lecture & Lab||4|
|General Biology I, Lecture & Lab||4|
|English Composition II||3|
|General Chemistry II, Lecture & Lab||4|
|General Biology II, Lecture & Lab||4|
|Introduction to Sociology||3|
|Public Speaking I||4|
|Western Civilization I||3|
|Organic Chemistry I, Lecture & Lab||4|
|General Physics I, Lecture & Lab||4|
|American Literature I||3|
|General Physics II, Lecture & Lab||4|
|Organic Chemistry II, Lecture & Lab||4|