Careers and Employment

Scientists study all aspects of living organisms, emphasizing the relationship of animals and plants to their environment. Many scientists enter the field of research and development, while others teach in college or university settings.

The curriculum for the transfer associate in science degree with an emphasis in the biological sciences is designed to prepare students with a broad background in biology. Students transferring to a four year institution may specialize further in any one of the following areas: anatomical sciences, bioengineering, biology, biophysics, botany, ecology, ethology and evolution, genetics and developmental biology, microbiology, physiology or zoology.