Jul 11, 2020  
2015-2016 Catalog 
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology, A.S.

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Faculty Advisors:  Dr. Kathy Carter (kcarter@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8304; Dr. Brenda Deming (bdeming@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8294; Robert Fenton (rfenton@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8285; Dr. Christine Houser (chouser@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8308; Dr. Mary Hearron (mhearron@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8296; Dr. Winston McCowan (wmccowan@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8263

Students should consult a faculty advisor or an academic advisor early in their program of study. These are suggested courses for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university and major in biology. Transferability and specific requirements can be determined only by the receiving institution. Only college-level courses apply toward completion of this curriculum and the graduation requirements for the A.S.

Program Requirements

Core Curriculum Requirements (42 Credit Hours)



Life and Physical Sciences

Additional 2 hours will apply to Biology Concentration.

American History

Choose two courses from the following:

Government/Political Science

Two courses:

Component Area Option (CAO) A

Choose one course from the following:

Component Area Option (CAO) B

Choose any approved course from one of the above Core Curriculum Required Courses not previously used. 3 credit hours. (See Dr. Mary Hearron)

Biology Concentration

Minimum Required - 60 Credit Hours


These courses are not required for the A.S. degree but are required for the B.S. degree in Biology at most universities. It is recommended that they are completed at Northeast prior to transfer.

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