Associate of Science

Biomedical Science

The Associate of Science Degree (AS) in Biomedical Science is intended for students who are transferring to a four year institution in the fields of biomedical, biotechnology, pre-veterinary, pre-dental, pre-medical or biological research programs.

  • Students will demonstrate a basic knowledge of the sciences and apply them to an understanding of general human physiology
  • Students will be able to critically analyze experimental data and apply it to scientific anatomical and physiological concepts
  • Students will gain an understanding of how human anatomy and physiology are dependent and that structure dictates function
  • Students will gain an understanding of how the human body uses a combination of biological, chemical and physical laws to function properly
General Education Requirements
Core I Communications 9
Core II Mathematics and Science (M 121, CHMY 141, BIOB 160) 12
Core III Arts and Humanities 6
Core IV Social Sciences (PSYX 100 & SOCI 101) 7
Core V Native American Studies 3
Core VI Computer Technology 3
Core VII Health (NUTR 221) 3
Total General Education credits required for degree 43
Program of Study
BIOB 170 Principles of Biological Diversity 4
BIOH 201 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIOH 211 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BIOM 250 Micro Biology for Health and Sciences 4
CHMY 123 Introduction to Organic Chemistry 4
STAT 216 Introduction to Statistics 3
Total Program of Study credits required for degree 23
Total credits required for degree 66