College Transfer Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree

The Associate in Science (AS) degree is designed for students who plan to transfer to 4-year colleges and universities with in majors Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Medicine, and Engineering. The degree will transfer as a block to North Carolina public universities and other institutions which participate in the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (CAA). Electives should be selected based on the intended major. For specific requirements, consult a Transfer Advisor or the catalog of the four-year school to which transfer is intended. Electives must be chosen from transferrable coursework.

College Transfer Associate in Science Degree

Associate in Science Biological Sciences Pathway (A10400B)

***Note: Prior to registering for ASL 112, ASL 211, or ASL 212, students who have taken an ASL course at another college or university and/or who have had two or more consecutive semesters lapse since taking ASL must take a departmental ASL placement test to ensure proper placement.

Program Requirements

English Composition
Take six credit hours of the following:6.0
Writing and Inquiry
Writing and Research in the Disciplines
Humanities/Fine Arts
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Public Speaking
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
American Literature I
American Literature II
British Literature I
British Literature II
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Music Appreciation
Introduction to Jazz
Philosophical Issues
Introduction to Ethics
Social/Behavioral Sciences Core
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
American Government
General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Behavioral/Social Science Elective:
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
General Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Comparative Cultures
Survey of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
World Regional Geography
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Introduction to Political Science
American Government
Comparative Government
International Relations
General Psychology
Social Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Sociology of the Family
Social Problems
Social Diversity (Math Core)
Mathematics Core
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
Precalculus Algebra
Precalculus Trigonometry
Calculus I
Calculus II
Natural Sciences Core
Take eight credit hours of the following BIO courses:8.0
General Biology I
and General Biology II
Take eight credit hours of the following CHM courses:8.0
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry II
Other Required Hourse:
ACA 122College Transfer Success1.0
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective:
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Survey of American Art
Non-Western Art History
Elementary ASL I
Dance Appreciation
Theatre Appreciation
Literature of the Theatre
Oral Interpretation
American Literature I
American Literature II
British Literature I
British Literature II
Western World Literature I
Western World Literature II
Elementary French I
Elementary German I
Critical Thinking
Cultural Studies
Myth in Human Culture
Humanities I
Humanities II
Music Appreciation
Introduction to Jazz
Philosophical Issues
Western Philosophy I
Introduction to Ethics
World Religions
Eastern Religions
Introduction to Old Testament
Introduction to New Testament
Elementary Spanish I
Mathematics/Sciences Electives:
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
Statistical Methods I
Brief Calculus
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus III
Anatomy and Physiology I
Anatomy and Physiology II
Organic Chemistry I
Organic Chemistry II
Behavioral/Social Sciences Elective:
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
General Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Comparative Cultures
Survey of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
World Regional Geography
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Introduction to Political Science
American Government
Comparative Government
International Relations
General Psychology
Social Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Sociology of the Family
Social Problems
Social Diversity
Students in this program may opt to complete ACA 111, ACA 120, or WBL 111 as their 61st credit.
Total Credits60

Associate in Science - Computer Science and Mathematics Pathway (A10400C)

General Education Requirements
English Composition
Take six credit hours of the following:6.0
Writing and Inquiry
Writing and Research in the Disciplines
Humanities/Fine Arts:
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
American Literature I
American Literature II
British Literature I
British Literature II
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Music Appreciation
Introduction to Jazz
Philosophical Issues
Introduction to Ethics
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Public Speaking
Social/Behavioral Sciences:
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
American Government
General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
General Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Comparative Cultures
Survey of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
World Regional Geography
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Introduction to Political Science
American Government
Comparative Government
International Relations
General Psychology
Social Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Sociology of the Family
Social Problems
Social Diversity
Mathematics Core:
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
Precalculus Algebra
Precalculus Trigonometry
Calculus I
Calculus II
Natural Sciences:
Must complete two 2-course lab science sequences. Choose 2 of the following groups from two different disciplines:16.0
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry II
College Physics I
and College Physics II
General Physics I
and General Physics II
General Biology I
and General Biology II
Other Required Hours:
ACA 122College Transfer Success1.0
Humanities/Fine Arts:
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Survey of American Art
Non-Western Art History
Elementary ASL I
Dance Appreciation
Theatre Appreciation
Literature of the Theatre
Oral Interpretation
American Literature I
American Literature II
British Literature I
British Literature II
Western World Literature I
Western World Literature II
Elementary French I
Elementary German I
Cultural Studies
Myth in Human Culture
Humanities I
Humanities II
Music Appreciation
Introduction to Jazz
Philosophical Issues
Western Philosophy I
Introduction to Ethics
World Religions
Eastern Religions
Introduction to Old Testament
Introduction to New Testament
Elementary Spanish I
Information Technology/Mathematics:
Take a minimum of eleven credit hours from the following:11.0
Introduction to Programming and Logic
Computing Fundamentals I
C++ Programming
JAVA Programming
Statistical Methods I
Brief Calculus
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus III
Linear Algebra
Differential Equations
Students may opt to complete ACA 111, ACA 120, or WBL 111 as the 61st credit of this program.
Total Credits60

Associate in Science - Physical Science Pathway (A10400P)

 

General Education Requirements
English Composition
Take six credit hours of the following:6.0
Writing and Inquiry
Writing and Research in the Disciplines
Communications
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Public Speaking
Humanities/Fine Arts
Select three credits from the following:3.0
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
American Literature I
American Literature II
British Literature I
British Literature II
Music Appreciation
Introduction to Jazz
Philosophical Issues
Introduction to Ethics
Behavioral/Social Sciences
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
American Government
General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Mathematics Core
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
Precalculus Algebra
Precalculus Trigonometry
Calculus I
Calculus II
Sciences Core
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
College Physics I
and College Physics II
General Physics I
and General Physics II
Additional General Education Hours
Behavioral/Social Sciences3.0
General Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Comparative Cultures
Survey of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
World Regional Geography
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Introduction to Political Science
American Government
Comparative Government
International Relations
General Psychology
Social Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Sociology of the Family
Social Problems
Social Diversity
Physical Sciences
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry II
Other Required Hours:
Take one credit hour of the following:1.0
College Transfer Success
Mathematics/Sciences Electives
Take eight credit hours of the following:8.0
General Astronomy I
Principles of Biology
Anatomy and Physiology I
Anatomy and Physiology I
Anatomy and Physiology II
Organic Chemistry I
Organic Chemistry II
Geology
Historical Geology
Statistical Methods I
Brief Calculus
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus III
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Survey of American Art
Non-Western Art History
Elementary ASL I
Dance Appreciation
Theatre Appreciation
Literature of the Theatre
Oral Interpretation
Theatre History I
Theatre History II
American Literature I
American Literature II
British Literature I
British Literature II
Western World Literature I
Western World Literature II
Elementary French I
Elementary German I
Critical Thinking
Cultural Studies
Myth in Human Culture
Humanities I
Humanities II
Music Appreciation
Introduction to Jazz
Philosophical Issues
Western Philosophy I
Introduction to Ethics
World Religions
Eastern Religions
Introduction to Old Testament
Introduction to New Testament
Elementary Spanish I
Behavioral/Social Sciences Elective
Take three credit hours of the following:3.0
General Anthropology
Cultural Anthropology
Comparative Cultures
Survey of Economics
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
World Regional Geography
World Civilizations I
World Civilizations II
American History I
American History II
Introduction to Political Science
American Government
Comparative Government
International Relations
General Psychology
Social Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Sociology of the Family
Social Problems
Social Diversity
Students in this program may opt to complete ACA 111, ACA 120, or WBL 111 as their 61st credit.
Total Credits60