Science

The Department of Science offers a Science program leading to an Associate in Science(A.S.) degree. This program is appropriate for students whose education goals require a Bachelor's Degree in a basic or applied science, or students who desire a background in science for a health profession education.

Why should I pursue a degree in Science?
The U.S. Department of Commerce reported in 2011 that growth in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) jobs has been three times faster than in other fields. This is not surprising taking into consideration that the STEM field is a fundamental source of innovation in every nation.

How can BMCC help me to shape my future career in the STEM field?
In addition to all Science courses offered at BMMC, our institution gives students the opportunity to participate in research programs under the guidance of professors with expertise in different fields.

Common Core

Required Common Core

12
Total Required Common Core

Flexible Core 3

18
Total Flexible Core
30
Total Common Core
Curriculum Requirements
3
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General Elective 5 
Choose 1 sequence from the following introductory science sequences:
OR
OR
Choose 16 credits from the following:
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AND
AND
AND
AND
30
Total Curriculum Credits
60
Total Program Credits

1. Students are required to take MAT 206.

2. Students are required to take BIO 210, CHE 201, PHY 210 or PHY 215.

3. No more than two courses in any discipline or interdisciplinary field can be used to satisfy Flexible Core requirements.

4. Students are required to take BIO 220, CHE 202, PHY 220 or PHY 225.

5. These credits can be satisfied by taking STEM variants in the Common Core.

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