Site Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W

Biology

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101  Student Success Seminar
BIO141  General Biology I (lab)
CHM141  General Chemistry I^ (lab)
Mathematics Elective
BIO142  General Biology II (lab)
CHM142  General Chemistry II (lab)
ENG124  College Composition
Social & Behavioral Science Elective
Written & Oral Communication Elective
Concentration Group Elective
Biology Core Elective

SOC225  Cultural Diversity
Arts & Humanities Elective
Concentration Group Elective

SCI273  Special Topics in Science
Social & Behavioral Science Elective
Biology Core Elective
Concentration Group Elective

TOTAL CREDITS 60-63

Here’s your starting point for a career in biological research, environmental science, science education, pre-med and more. Lay a solid and affordable foundation to transfer to a four-year bachelor’s degree program in biology with most program courses in microbiology, genetics, cell and molecular biology and ecology easily transferring to Ohio colleges and universities.

You’ll find small class sizes and exceptional lab experiences and practical learning opportunities in first-class facilities. Highly qualified faculty provide mentorship, academic/career advising and networking opportunities with colleagues in the field.

Earn this degree in conjunction with an associate degree in biotechnology and get ahead of the competition.

DEGREE EARNED
Associate of science in biology

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING
• environmental science
• food science
• genetics
• medical research
• animal science

PREPARE FOR A CAREER AS A(N) 
• undergraduate research assistant
• entry-level lab technician
• field research assistant
• entry-level research technician

PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIPS 
Choose Ohio First Scholarship

JOIN STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS 
Tri-Beta Biological Honors Society

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT 
Sarah Hill
Department Chair, Biology
800-797-8275, Ext. 5380
shill@starkstate.edu