2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Biological Sciences, AS

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Program Description

An Associate of Science degree in biological sciences prepares students as entry level technicians or for articulation or transfer to a biological sciences baccalaureate degree program. The degree offers a broad, integrated, and in-depth approach to the life sciences. The student who pursues this degree may have an interest in many different jobs such as biological research, medical laboratories, or ecological research.

Program Requirements:

I. Wright State Core: 43 Hours

Element 1 - Communication: 6 Hours

Element 2 - Mathematics: 4 Hours


Element 3 - Global Traditions: 6 Hours

Element 4 - Arts / Humanities: 3 Hours

Element 5 - Social Sciences: 6 Hours

Element 6: Natural Sciences: 8 Hours


Additional Core Courses: 10 Hours


Muticultural Competence (MC)

Two Multicultural Comptence (MC) Core courses are required

Writing Across the Curriculum (IW)

Two Integrated Writing (IW) Core courses are required

III. Electives: 2 Hours

Total: 60 Hours

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