Degree Type:Associate of Science Degree
Minimum Total Credit Hours to Complete:
- Transfer Degree
The Associate of Science degree in Physical and Natural Sciences - Biotechnology Specialization at Piedmont Virginia Community College prepares you for transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree. PVCC has guaranteed transfer agreements with top colleges and universities that guarantee admission to PVCC graduates who meet specific academic transfer criteria.
Jobs this program prepares you for:
- Colleges & Universities
- Engineering Services
- National Security
- Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
- Scientific Management
- Scientific Research
- Technical Consulting
Additional Program Information:
Students entering all transfer degree programs are required to take one Writing Intensive Course, which has a prerequisite of ENG 111 and ENG 112, in order to graduate. Approved Writing Intensive Courses are specified with a "WI" section designation.
- Mathematics: Check with the intended transfer college or university to ensure that they appropriate math courses and sequencing are selected.
- List of courses that fulfill the requirement for Humanities Elective and Social Science Elective can be found in the Biotechnology Degree Requirements printable version.
- Introductory (101 or 102 level) foreign language courses will not meet the humanities elective requirement for this program.
Printable Biotechnology Degree Requirements.