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Associate in Science Degree

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Major Code: 102

This program is designed for students who expect to complete a degree at a four- year institution in such areas as biology, engineering, mathematics or the physical sciences. Students should consult with their advisor regarding requirements of WVNCC and the institution to which they plan to transfer.

In addition, graduates will be able to:

  • Apply basic principles of biological and physical sciences and mathematics.
  • Apply the scientific method in designing, conducting and analyzing experiments.
  • Communicate effectively and work collaboratively.
  • Use mathematical and scientific principles in problem solving.
  • Relate issues from a global perspective.
  • Conduct basic research using the Internet and print resources.

CIP Code: 240199

First Year

Fall Semester (14 Credits)

Spring Semester (16 Credits)

  • 3 Credit(s)
  • MATH - Mathematics Core Requirement 3 Credit(s)
  • SCI - Science Core Requirement 4 Credit(s)
  • SS - Social Science Core Requirement 3 Credit(s)
  • Elective 3 Credit(s)

Second Year

Fall Semester (15 Credits)

  • HIST - History Core Requirement 3 Credit(s) *
  • HUM - Humanities Core Requirement 3 Credit(s)
  • MATH - Mathematics Electives 9 Credit(s)
  • SCI - Science Electives 9 Credit(s)

Spring Semester (15 Credits)

  • MATH - Mathematics Core Requirements 6 Credit(s)
  • or

  • SCI - Science Core Requirements 6 Credit(s)

  • Elective 3 Credit(s)
  • 3 Credit(s)
  • SS - Social Science Core Requirement 3 Credit(s)

Total Credits (60)

Students must see their academic advisor to plan courses for a concentration in Science or Mathematics.

*Choose from: HIST 100 , HIST 101 , HIST 110 , or HIST 111  

Refer to General Education Core Requirements for the Associate in Science Program listed below.

IMPORTANT GRADUATION INFORMATION: ORNT 090 is a graduation requirement.  See your advisor to determine if you have met this requirement.

General Education Core Requirements


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