Jun 17, 2024  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 2023-2024 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 2023-2024

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Biology Transfer

Associate in Science

Bedford and Lowell Campus - Day

Program Description:

Students in the Biology Transfer degree program pursue interests in the biological sciences. The degree is designed to provide a foundation to transfer for a bachelor’s degree in the biological sciences. The program aligns to the STEM foundation for MassTransfer, which guarantees credit transfer to Massachusetts state universities and the University of Massachusetts.

Career and Transfer Outlook:

Meets updated requirements of the STEM foundation for MassTransfer

Program Outcomes:

Graduates of the AS Biology program are prepared to:

  • Use their scientific educational experiences to provide a solid foundation for further study of the sciences;
  • Convey scientific information through written, oral, numerical or visual communication;
  • Demonstrate investigative skills that underlie the scientific method;
  • Gather and interpret information about the natural world;
  • Evaluate and discuss societal issues impacted by science.

Total Credits: 63

♦ Fulfills the Core Curriculum 

Note: Additional coursework may be required based on college placement testing. Students are urged to meet with their academic advisor for proper course sequencing.