Nov 28, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog

Associate in Science, A.S.


The Associate in Science program is designed for students who plan careers in computer science, engineering, medicine, agriculture, or another science-related area. It is designed to give students the opportunity to complete the first two years of college work at Tri-County Technical College and then transfer to a four-year institution to complete their bachelor’s degree. For maximum transfer of credit, students should work with their academic advisors to review the requirements for their anticipated major at the college to which they plan to transfer and schedule their courses accordingly.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate collaboration
  • Demonstrate digital literacy
  • Demonstrate effective oral communication
  • Demonstrate effective written communication
  • Demonstrate integrative learning
  • Demonstrate problem solving skills

Graduation Credits Required: 60

First Semester

Second Semester

Third Semester

Fourth Semester


  1. Courses which fulfill the curricular categories can be found under General Education Course Offerings . General Electives may be include any college-level course other than those listed in Note 4.
  2. Approved courses in Communication and Literature must include either   or  .
  3. Approved courses in Humanities and Social Sciences must include at least one Humanities course AND at least one Social Sciences course. First year foreign language courses cannot be used as the only Humanities course.
  4. The following courses are not acceptable for use toward an Associate in Sciences degree: BIO 105 , BIO 112 , BIO 115 CHM 105 ; ENG 100 , ENG 155 , ENG 156 , ENG 165 MAT 101 , MAT 102 , MAT 155 , MAT 170 , MAT 171 PHY 101 ; RDG 100 .
  5. The following courses can be used for electives only: ECO 101 ; HSS 105 ; MAT 211 , MAT 212 , MAT 215 ; PSY 103 , PSY 120 .