The goal of the Biological Science Associate in Science degree program is to prepare a student to transfer to a baccalaureate program in biology or related fields — such as agriculture, botany, ecology, forestry, microbiology, physiology and zoology. Those interested in professional health-related fields may also follow this program.
- Providing a life science background needed for professional health related career fields.
- Providing the student with the emotional and social skills needed in a life science or health related field.
- Developing the self discipline that is needed in a student who chooses a science or health related profession.
- Preparing the student academically so that he/she will be able to complete a four-year professional degree program.