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University Transfer Degree

University Transfer Degree Information:
This degree program is designed for students planning to transfer to baccalaureate colleges and universities. Transfer credit varies among colleges. Students should consult both the catalog of the specific college/university to which they plan to transfer and the signed transfer agreement or the current transfer planning guide posted at to select courses that will meet requirements for both the associate and baccalaureate degree programs.


Program Description:

Majoring in the biological sciences is a likely choice for the student who is curious about life, creative, highly motivated, and interested in solving biological problems. Biologists are involved in agriculture, forestry, wildlife management, environmental science and other fields that make the world a healthier and safer place to live. The biological sciences will also prepare the student for entry into one of a variety of technical fields in Allied Health.


Degree Awarded: Associate in Science

For More Information Contact:

Science and Mathematics Divisions: Metro: (918) 595-7334,

Northeast: (918) 595-7542, Southeast: (918) 595-7742,

West: (918) 595-8193


General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 27


Communication 9 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
*ENGL 1213 Composition II
SPCH 1113 Speech Communication I

Humanities 6 Hours
See the General Education Requirements page for course list.

Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present

Recommended Electives 3 hours

Required Electives 3 hours
Select one three-hour course from one of the following:
Psychology, Social Sciences, Foreign Language, or Fine Arts (Art, Music,Theatre).

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 34

Biology 16 hours
BIOL 1224 Introduction to Biology for Majors
*BIOL 1404 General Botany
*BIOL 1604 Zoology
*BIOL 2134 Human Anatomy
*BIOL 2154 Human Physiology
*BIOL 2164 Microbiology

Chemistry 15 hours
*CHEM 1315 General Chemistry I
*CHEM 1415 General Chemistry II
*CHEM 2145 Organic Chemistry I
*CHEM 2245 Organic Chemistry II

Mathematics 3 hours
*MATH 1513 College Algebra
*MATH 1613 Plane Trigonometry
*MATH 1715 College Algebra and Trigonometry
*MATH 2114 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
*MATH 2124 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II
*MATH 2134 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III

Additional Recommended Courses
(Not required for degree. Six credit hours may be utilized for General Education Recommended Electives)
CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications
*MATH 2193 Elementary Statistics
PSYC 1113 Introduction to Psychology
+*PHYS 1114 General Physics I
+*PHYS 1114 General Physics II


Total Credit Hours: 61

*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).

+ Courses highly recommended for transfer to baccalaureate programs. See University Transfer Degree Information above.
To receive an A.A. or A.S. Degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.


General education requirements can be found at: