Begin your Bachelors with an Associate in Science from MCC

The Science and Mathematics Division offers courses and programs in the natural sciences and in mathematics.

These courses help students develop skills in:

  • Thinking scientifically and mathematically
  • Using the scientific method
  • Applying natural laws and theories
  • Examining components of the living world
  • Determining the interaction of these components with the physical world

Courses offered by our division transfer to many 4-year institutions. Students can choose from a variety of Associate in Science degrees that will lead them on a continued educational path towards a Bachelor of Science degree.

Program Information

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Astronomy-Astrophysics

Ready to study space or work in the space industry? Begin your path with an Astronomy or Astrophysics major.

Biology

Biology

An Associate of Science with an emphasis in Biology, will lead to a Bachelor degree in the field of Biology.

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BioChemistry

Take your Associate of Science: Biochemistry and transition into a four-year program with a strong foundation.

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Chemistry

Many of our graduates have careers in medicine, veterinary science, pharmacy, chemistry, engineering and teaching as well as many others.

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Engineering

Get your Associate in Science - Engineering and have the foundation to continue your education in Engineering.

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Environmental Science

Get your Associate in Science - Environmental Science and have the foundation to continue your education in Environmental Science.

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Geology

The goal of the geology discipline at MCC is to provide an introduction and appreciation for the natural world and give interested students the background necessary to pursue a career in the earth sciences.

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Mathematics

Get your Associate in Science - Mathematics and have the foundation to continue your education in Mathematics or related field.

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Physics

Interested in a career in physics working in Solar Energy Systems Engineering or as a Nuclear Monitoring Technician? An AS with an Engineering emphasis can start you on the right path for these challenging careers.

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Life Sciences

Get your Associate in Science - and have the foundation to continue your education in a number of medical fields, including: veterinary science, physical therapy, medicine, dentistry, or pharmacy.