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A.S. Degree in Science (SCID)

The SCID program is intended for students desiring to pursue a career in the sciences and/or related disciplines and who have expectations of transferring to a four-year college or university.

Admission Requirements and Curriculum

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the A.S. Degree program in Science, students will be able to
  • Demonstrate a factual knowledge base relevant to science
  • Display both written and oral communication skills using scientific terminology
  • Read, understand, and carry out laboratory protocols while using appropriate laboratory equipment with minimal supervision
  • Work in collaboration with other students in a scientific environment
  • Apply mathematical concepts to solving quantitative scientific problems while employing critical thinking and the scientific method
  • Demonstrate competency in the use of scientific techniques and technology/read, understand, and depict quantitative information in both tabular and graphic form