Morgan Community College

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

The Associate of Science (A.S.) degree includes courses traditionally taught during the first two years of a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree program.

Also see EXPLANATION OF TYPES OF DEGREES & CERTIFICATES and

EXPLANATION OF STATEWIDE ARTICULATION AGREEMENTS and

DEGREES WITH DESIGNATION (DWD)

  • Associate of Science with a Designation in Agriculture Business
  • Associate of Science with a Designation in
  • Associate of Science with a Designation in Mathematics
  • Associate of Science with a Designation in Psychology

Associate of Science

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

DEGREE PREREQUISITES:

Upon admittance to MCC, all students entering any one of the College’s degree programs or those entering ENG 121, or any college-level math will be required to take the ACCUPLACER® assessment test. Alternatively, if taken with the last 5 years, documentation of ACCUPLACER® scores from another two-year Colorado college or ACT® scores of Reading 17, English 18, and Math 23 will meet the assessment requirement.

See ASSESSMENT & PLACEMENT for Assessment Exemptions

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum grade of "C" for each course
  • Minimum Cumulative MCC GPA of 2.0
  • Remedial or developmental courses do not apply
  • 15 credits in this program must be taken at MCC

Course

Course Title

Credit

WRITTEN COMMUNICATION

Select a 2-course option, 6 credits:

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1

3

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

3

or

ENG 122

English Composition II: CO2

3

ENG 201

English Composition III: CO3

3

ORAL COMMUNICATION

Select ONE course, 3 credits:

COM 115

Public Speaking

3

COM 125

Interpersonal Communication

3

COM 220

Intercultural Communication

3

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Select ONE course, 3 credits:

CIS 118

Introduction to PC Applications

3

CSC 160

Computer Science I [Language]

3

MATHEMATICS

Select ONE course:

Credits over 3 may be applied to Electives

MAT 121

College Algebra: MA1

4

MAT 122

College Trigonometry: MA1

3

MAT 166

Pre-Calculus: MA1

5

MAT 201

Calculus I: MA1

5

or higher level Calculus course

HISTORY

Select ONE course, 3 credits:

HIS 101

Western Civ: Antiquity to 1650: HI1

3

HIS 102

Western Civilization: 1650 to Present: HI1

3

HIS 111

The World : Antiquity to 1500: HI1

3

HIS 112

The World : 1500 to Present: HI1

3

HIS 201

U.S. History to Reconstruction: HI1

3

HIS 202

U.S. History Since the Civil War: HI1

3

HIS 215

Women in U.S. History: HI1

3

HIS 225

Colorado History: HI1

3

HIS 247

20th Century World History: HI1

3

HIS 260

U.S. Foreign Relations: HI1

3

or any other HI1 designated course

ARTS & HUMANITIES

Select TWO courses, 6 credits, from TWO DIFFERENT

Arts & Humanities areas:

Arts & Expression: AH1

ART 110

Art Appreciation: AH1

3

ART 111

Art History: Ancient to Medieval: AH1

3

ART 112

Art History: Renaissance to 1900: AH1

3

ART 207

Art History: 1900 to Present: AH1

3

MUS 120

Music Appreciation: AH1

3

MUS 121

Music History: Medieval-Classical: AH1

3

MUS 122

Music History: Romantic-Present: AH1

3

THE 105

Theatre Appreciation: AH1

3

THE 211

Dev of Theatre: Greek-Renaissance: AH1

3

THE 212

Dev of Theatre: Restoration-Modern: AH1

3

or any other AH1 designated course

Literature & Humanities: AH2

HUM 121

Humanities: Early Civilization: AH2

3

HUM 122

Humanities: Medieval-Modern: AH2

3

HUM 123

Humanities: Modern World: AH2

3

LIT 115

Introduction to Literature: AH2

3

LIT 201

World Literature to 1600: AH2

3

LIT 202

World Literature after 1600: AH2

3

LIT 211

American Lit to the Civil War: AH2

3

LIT 212

American Lit after the Civil War: AH2

3

or any other AH2 designated course

Ways Of Thinking: AH3

PHI 111

Introduction to Philosophy: AH3

3

PHI 112

Ethics: AH3

3

PHI 113

Logic: AH3

3

or any AH3 designated course

Foreign Language: AH4

SPA 211

Spanish Language III: AH4

3

SPA 212

Spanish Language IV: AH4

3

or any other AH4 designated course

SOCIAL & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

Select TWO courses, 6 credits, from TWO DIFFERENT Social & Behavioral Sciences areas:

Economic Or Political Systems: SS1

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics: SS1

3

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics: SS1

3

POS 105

Introduction to Political Science: SS1

3

POS 111

American Government: SS1

3

POS 205

International Relations: SS1

3

or any other SS1 designated course

Geography: SS2

GEO 105

World Regional Geography: SS2

3

or any other SS2 designated course

Human Behavior/Social Frameworks: SS3

ANT 101

Cultural Anthropology: SS3

3

PSY 101

General Psychology I: SS3

3

PSY 102

General Psychology II: SS3

3

PSY 205

Psychology of Gender: SS3

3

PSY 226

Social Psychology: SS3

3

PSY 235

Human Growth & Development: SS3

3

PSY 238

Child Development: SS3

3

SOC 101

Introduction to Sociology I: SS3

3

SOC 102

Introduction to Sociology II: SS3

3

SOC 215

Contemporary Social Problems: SS3

3

SOC 231

Sociology of Deviant Behavior: SS3

3

or any other SS3 designated course

History: HI1

HIS 101

Western Civ: Antiquity to 1650: HI1

3

HIS 102

Western Civilization: 1650 to Present: HI1

3

HIS 111

The World: Antiquity to 1500: HI1

3

HIS 112

The World: 1500 to Present: HI1

3

HIS 201

U.S. History to Reconstruction: HI1

3

HIS 202

U.S. History Since the Civil War: HI1

3

HIS 225

Colorado History: HI1

3

HIS 247

20th Century World History: HI1

3

HIS 260

U.S. Foreign Relations: HI1

3

or any other HI1 designated course

NATURAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES

Select TWO courses in a sequence from the list below:

BOTH must have a lab component.

Credits over 12 may be applied to Electives

AST 101 AST 102

Astronomy I w/ lab: SC1

Astronomy II w/ lab: SC1

4

4

or

BIO 111 BIO 112

General College Biology I/Lab: SC1

General College Biology II/Lab: SC1

5

5

or

BIO 201 BIO 202

Human Anatomy & Physiology I: SC1

Human Anatomy & Physiology II: SC1

4

4

or

CHE 101 CHE 102

Introduction to Chemistry I: SC1

Introduction to Chemistry II:SC1

5

5

or

CHE 111 CHE 112

General College Chemistry I: SC1

General College Chemistry II: SC1

5

5

or

PHY 111 PHY 112

Physics: Algebra-Based I: SC1

Physics: Algebra-Based II:SC1

5

5

or

PHY 211 PHY 212

Physics: Calculus-Based I: SC1

Physics: Calculus-Based II/Lab:SC1

5

5

NATURAL & PHYSICAL SCIENCES

Select ONE Additional SC1 guaranteed transfer

lab science course from:

-Any of the SC1 courses previously listed-

or

-Any SC1 courses in the A.S. Approved Electives List-

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE ELECTIVES

Select 18 Credits from the list of

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE APPROVED ELECTIVES (below)

 

TOTAL CREDITS

60

M_AS_AS Approved by CCCS

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE APPROVED ELECTIVES

Course

Course Title

Credits

AST 101

Astronomy I: SC1

4

AST 102

Astronomy II: SC1

4

BIO 111

General College Biology I:SC1

5

BIO 112

General College Biology II:SC1

5

BIO 201

Human Anatomy & Physiology I: SC1

4

BIO 202

Human Anatomy & Physiology II: SC1

4

BIO 204

Microbiology: SC1

4

BIO 211

Cell Biology

4

BIO 216

Pathophysiology

4

CHE 111

General College Chemistry I: SC1

5

CHE 112

General College Chemistry II: SC1

5

CHE 211

Organic Chemistry I

5

CHE 212

Organic Chemistry II

5

CIS 118

Introduction to PC Applications

3

CSC 160

Computer Science I

4

ECO 201

Principles of Macroeconomics: SS1

3

ECO 202

Principles of Microeconomics: SS1

3

GEY 111

Physical Geology: SC1

4

GEY 112

Historical Geology: SC1

4

MAT 111

Technology Lab for Algebra

1

MAT 121

College Algebra: MA1

4

MAT 122

College Trigonometry: MA1

3

MAT 125

Survey of Calculus: MA1

4

MAT 135

Introduction to Statistics: MA1

3

MAT 201

Calculus I: MA1

5

MAT 202

Calculus II: MA1

5

MAT 204

Calculus III w/ Engineering Apps: MA1

5

MAT 215

Discrete Mathematics: MA1

4

MAT 255

Linear Algebra: MA1

3

MAT 261

Differential Equations w/Engineering Applications: MA1

4

PHY 111

Physics: Algebra-Based I: SC1

5

PHY 112

Physics: Algebra-Based II: SC1

5

PHY 211

Physics: Calculus-Based I: SC1

5

PHY 212

Physics: Calculus-Based II: SC1

5



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2013-2014 Morgan Community College Catalog w/March 2014 Addendum

Additions, Changes, Deletions, and Corrections

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

CATALOG INFORMATION

ACCREDITATION

ABOUT MCC, GOVERNANCE, MISSION & HISTORY

MAPS, DIRECTIONS, ADDRESSES & LOCATIONS

ADMISSIONS

ASSESSMENT

ADVISING

REGISTRATION

TUITION CLASSIFICATION

PRIVACY

COURSE OPTIONS

GRADES AND GRADING

ACADEMIC STANDING AND ACADEMIC RENEWAL

GRADUATION POLICIES

STUDENT RECORDS AND TRANSCRIPTS

TRANSFER FROM MCC

FINANCIAL AID

TUITION, FEES, PAYMENTS & REFUND POLICIES

STUDENT LIFE, ACTIVITIES, & SERVICES FOR STUDENTS

SAFETY ISSUES & NOTICES

COLLEGE CLOSURES

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

LEGAL NOTICES & CONSUMER INFORMATION

DEGREES & CERTIFICATES

Explanation of Types of Degrees & Certificates

Explanation of Statewide Articulation Agreements

Associate of Arts Degrees with Designation

Associate of Science Degrees with Designation

Other Agreements

AG/BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS

ASSOCIATE OF GENERAL STUDIES

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

AUTOMOTIVE COLLISION TECHNOLOGY

AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNOLOGY

BUSINESS

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

FIRE SCIENCE

HEALTH SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

HUMAN RESOURCES

MASSAGE THERAPY

MEDICAL ASSISTANT

MULTIMEDIA

NURSE AIDE

NURSING

OFFICE SUPPORT SPECIALIST

PHLEBOTOMY

PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY

REAL ESTATE

SUPERVISION

WELDING

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

Courses (Alphabetical)

AAA-Academic Achievement Strategies Courses

ABM-Agriculture & Business Management Courses

ACC-Accounting Courses

ACT-Automotive Collision Technology Courses

AGB-Agriculture Business

AGE-Agriculture Economics Courses

AGY- Agriculture Crop and Soils Courses

AME-Agriculture Mechanics Courses

ANT-Anthropology Courses

ART-Art Courses

ASE-Automotive Service Technology Courses

ASL-American Sign Language Courses

AST-Astronomy Courses

BIO-Biology Courses

BTE-Business Technologies Courses

BUS-Business Courses

CCR 091 College Composition and Reading Lab

CCR 092 College Composition and Reading

CCR 093 College Composition and Reading Studio D

CCR 094 College Composition and Reading Studio 121

CHE-Chemistry Courses

CIS-Computer Information Systems Courses

COM-Communication Courses

CRJ-Criminal Justice Courses

CSC-Computer Science Courses

CSL-Counseling Courses

ECE-Early Childhood Education Courses

ECO-Economics Courses

EDU-Education Courses

EMS-Emergency Medical Services Courses

ENG-English Courses

ENV-Environmental Science Courses

ESL-English as a Second Language Courses

FST-Fire Science Technology Courses

Foreign Language Courses***

GEO-Geography Courses

GEY-Geology Courses

HHP-Holistic Health Professional Courses

HIS-History Courses

HPR-Health Professional Courses

HUM-Humanities Courses

HWE-Health and Wellness Courses

JOU-Journalism Courses

LIT-Literature Courses

MAN-Management Courses

MAR-Marketing Courses

MAT-Mathematics Courses

MGD-Multimedia Graphic Design Courses

MOT-Medical Office Technology Courses

MST-Massage Therapy Courses

MUS-Music Courses

NUA-Nursing Assistant Courses

NUR-Nursing Courses

PED-Physical Education Courses

PER-Physical Education Recreation Courses

PHI-Philosophy Courses

PHY-Physics Courses

POS-Political Science Courses

PSY-Psychology Courses

PTA-Physical Therapist Assistant Courses

RAM-Range Management Courses

REA-Reading Courses

REE-Real Estate Courses

RTE-Radiologic Technology Courses

SCI-Science Courses

SOC-Sociology Courses

SPA-Spanish Language Courses

SVT-Sport Vehicle Technology Courses

THE-Theatre Courses

WEL-Welding Courses

Course Numbering System

Credit Hours

Course Prerequisites

Course Co-requisites

Guaranteed Transfer Courses (GT/gtPathways)

Internship/Clinical/ Practicum/Service Learning/Cooperative Education Work Experience Courses

Special Topics: Seminars, Workshops (175-178 and 275-278)

Prefix Discipline/Program Area

PERSONNEL/STAFF DIRECTORY

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