Associate of Science

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Associate of Science Degree

Associate of Science

Key Program Features: Small class sizes, professional opportunities, and an engaging faculty.

The curriculum for the Associate of Science (AS) degree prepares students to enter a broad variety of bachelor's degree majors with a focus on either social or natural sciences.  It also provides students with skills that employers want most, such as proficiency in decision-making and problem-solving, oral and written communication skills, quantitative reasoning ability, the ability to work independently or as part of a team, and the capacity to understand and use different modes of reasoning.

The Associate of Science degree is an affordable option for students who plan to transfer to four-year institutions after completing the first two years of study at Hocking College. The degree enables students to fulfill the undergraduate general education requirements of most four-year degree programs and is also recommended for students who have not yet decided the field they will enter or the four-year institution they will attend.


 Outcomes:

The Associate of Science is a customized program designed to meet the career goals of the individual student.

 

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Hocking College

2016 - 2017 Associate of Science in Associate of Science

Total Credit Hours:
62.0-63.0

Estimated Course Fees:
$604.00-$836.00

Class Hours: 43.0-44.0
Lab Hours: 2.0-4.0

Total Credit Hours:
62.0-63.0

Estimated Course Fees:
$604.00-$836.00

Class Hours: 43.0-44.0
Lab Hours: 2.0-4.0

 

Hocking College Reserves the right to modify curricular requirements, to change course content, and change course fees at any time.
  COURSE NO. FIRST SEMESTER Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours Course Fee
  ENGL-1510 English Composition I 4.00 0.00 4.00 $50.00
  PSYC-1101 General Psychology 3.00 0.00 3.00 $15.00
  GS-1000 HC Cornerstone 1.00 0.00 1.00 $80.00
  ART-1110 Art Appreciation 3.00 0.00 3.00 $30.00
OR HUM-2202 Theatre Appreciation Art 3.00 0.00 3.00 $15.00
  HUM-2203 Introduction to Ethics 3.00 0.00 3.00 $15.00
OR HUM-2207 Introduction to World Religions 3.00 0.00 3.00 $15.00
  *** AS Elective I 0.00 0.00 3.00  
    Totals 14.00 0.00 17.00 $175.00-$190.00

  COURSE NO. SECOND SEMESTER Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours Course Fee
  MATH-1113 College Algebra 4.00 0.00 4.00 $132.00
  ARCH-2280 Cultural Anthropology 3.00 0.00 3.00 $35.00
  DT-1102 Basic Nutrition 3.00 0.00 3.00 $10.00
  HUM-2201 Western Civilization and Culture 3.00 0.00 3.00 $20.00
OR HUM-2200 Introduction to World Literature 3.00 0.00 3.00 $20.00
  *** English Elective 0.00 0.00 3.00  
    Totals 13.00 0.00 16.00 $197.00

  COURSE NO. THIRD SEMESTER Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours Course Fee
  COMM-1130 Speech 3.00 0.00 3.00 $40.00
  SOCI-1101 Introduction to Sociology 3.00 0.00 3.00 $15.00
  MATH-1163 Business Calculus 5.00 0.00 5.00 $132.00
  *** AS Elective I 0.00 0.00 3.00  
    Totals 11.00 0.00 14.00 $187.00

  COURSE NO. FOURTH SEMESTER Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours Course Fee
  BIOS-1112 The Human Organism 3.00 2.00 4.00 $170.00
OR BIOS-113 Anatomy and Physiology I 3.00 2.00 3.00 $30.00
  PSYC-1120 Organizational Behavior 3.00 0.00 3.00 $15.00
OR ECON-1140 Principles of Microeconomics 2.00 2.00 3.00 $92.00
OR ECON-2240 Principles of Macroeconomics 2.00 2.00 3.00 $92.00
  *** AS Elective II 0.00 0.00 9.00  
    Totals 5.00-6.00 2.00-4.00 15.00-16.00 $45.00-$262.00
FIRST SEMESTER
Class Hours: 14.00 Lab Hours: 0.00 Cost: $175.00-$190.00

SECOND SEMESTER
Class Hours: 13.00 Lab Hours: 0.00 Cost: $197.00

THIRD SEMESTER
Class Hours: 11.00 Lab Hours: 0.00 Cost: $187.00

FOURTH SEMESTER
Class Hours: 5.00-6.00 Lab Hours: 2.00-4.00 Cost: $45.00-$262.00

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A Career in Science Offers a Valuable Future


Associate of ScienceThe opportunities are endless with an Associates in Science degree from Hocking College.

The curriculum for the Associate of Science (AS) degree prepares students to enter a broad variety of bachelor's degree majors with a focus on either social or natural sciences. 

It also provides students with skills that employers want most, such as proficiency in decision-making and problem-solving, oral and written communication skills, quantitative reasoning ability, the ability to work independently or as part of a team, and the capacity to understand and use different modes of reasoning.ent.

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