Jul 23, 2024  
2024-2025 Academic Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Academic Catalog

Biology, A.G.S.

Location(s): Kansas City Kansas Community College


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PROGRAM/CIP CODE: BIOL.AGS/24.0101

CREDITS REQUIRED: 63

DIVISION: Math, Science, Business and Technology

CONTACT: MSBT@kckcc.edu

The Biology Department provides coursework that allows students substantial flexibility in biologically based career options while instilling an appreciation for the complexity and diversity of life. Our biology laboratory courses prepare students with the firsthand skills necessary to pursue professional positions in the medical field, industry, and research. In biology lecture courses, students learn the mechanisms, theory, history, and philosophy of each biological science. The most fundamental goals of teaching and learning in biology are to develop an appreciation for the study of life, to enhance scientific literacy, and to foster a desire for continued acquisition of knowledge.

Requirements for Admission to the Program

  • No requirements for admission to the program.
  • Contact program coordinator for program-specific advising.

General Requirements


Total Hours for General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 28


**Math sequence is contingent upon previous high school mathematics background and transfer institution. Students should confer with an advisor to determine correct placement.

Total Hours for Program Requirements Credit Hours: 34


Total Hours for an Associate in General Studies in Biology Degree Credit Hours: 63


Course Sequence


Biology - Semester 2


Biology - Semester 3


Biology - Semester 4


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