Program Learning Outcomes: After completing the Biological Science major a student wil be able to:
Students transferring to a four year institution will be prepared for additional study in the following areas:
Biology, botany, ecology, entomology, forestry, genetics, marine biology, microbiology, medical technology, molecular biology, nursing, physical therapy, pre-dental, pre-medicine, pre-veterinarian, zoology
Biological Science A.S. Degree
Students completing the courses will have satisfied requirements for physical and biological sciences. See the Gavilan general education requirements on page 38.
Recommended preparation for the major requirements listed.
1. One year of high school chemistry or CHEM 30A Elementary Chemistry or BIO 1, CHEM 30A or BIO 10 or equivalent.
2. At a minimum be eligible to enter ENGL 250 and ENGL 260.
3. Two years of high school math or MATH 233.