The Associate in Science Degree (A.S.) Programs are for students who plan to major in science disciplines
such as biology, chemistry, chiropractic and osteopathy, dentistry, engineering, geology, mathematics,
medicine, medical technology, nursing, pharmacy, occupational and physical therapy, physics, and veterinary
medicine. It is also for transfer business majors such as accounting.
Associate in Science Degree Completion Worksheet
In order to complete an A.S. degree, your total program must contain a minimum of 64 semester hours of
academic work with an average of not less than C (2.0). Students must complete the required core courses as
well as the appropriate electives.
Listed below are the programs offered at KC that will transfer to a 4 year university. These are the
programs a student may choose from as a field of study for the Associate in Science Degree.
By completing this degree, you will also have completed the General Education Requirements of the Illinois
Articulation Initiative (IAI). All courses on this page are IAI approved EXCEPT Area V (Health and Personal
Development). You may find more information on completing IAI General Education Requirements at the IAI