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Catalog 2012-2013 
Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Arts and Sciences: Biotechnology, AA

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No. of Credits: 64
Contact: W. Montgomery, Chair, Biological and Physical Sciences Division

This associate of arts transfer option** is designed for part- and full-time students with a specific academic and/or professional interest in the areas of biotechnology, microbiology, and genetics. This option introduces this discipline within the context of allied subject areas, preparing students for specific concentration at a four-year Maryland state college or university.

The maximum number of credits accepted in transfer from other institutions to this program is 48.

Career Opportunities: biotechnologist, geneticist, microbiologist, physician, veterinarian

To learn more about Arts and Sciences: Biotechnology, AA click here.

Required Courses and Recommended Sequence:

The following is a recommended sequence of courses for completing this program. Developmental and prerequisite course requirements, credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress. Students should consult their online program evaluation or an academic advisor for individual program planning.

Arts/humanities (3 credits)



  • ENG courses

Social/behavioral sciences (3 credits)


Communication (3 credits)



***The two “social/behavioral sciences” courses required for this degree must be from two different disciplines.


* Courses requiring a prerequisite

** Program option

*** special criteria for required general education courses

**** Pending MHEC approval

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