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Biological Science, A.S. (Cumberland)

This program is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year colleges and universities. Students will be prepare for entry into baccalaureate programs in the biological sciences that emphasize Biology, Chemistry, And Physics classes in the pathways of Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine, Environmental Science and Biological/Biomedical Research. Students will develop high-level critical thinking skills, scientific research skills, and effective communication.

Program Goals

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • •Analyze and interpret scientific data.
  • Write and verbally communicate scientific principles and concepts using terminology appropriate to the discipline of study.
  • Organize and analyze data to solve problems.
  • Locate, interpret, critically evaluate and make informed conclusions about scientific literature.

Students can download the Program Guide listed above to view a semester-by-semester breakdown of the required classes and electives for this program.

The RCSJ Catalog provides class descriptions.

The Course Registration Info site shows important information for each semester such as deadlines, dates, and guides.

For a complete list of when important College dates occur, students can view and download the Academic Calendar.


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Disclaimer:
The content and requirements of the program requirements may be altered at any time at the discretion of the College. The program requirements were checked for accuracy at the time of publishing but should not be considered a contract between the College and the student.