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Students who follow this academic plan will receive an Associate of Science with a concentration in Biology.

Effective Fall 2022

1st Fall   Hours
COLS 1010 Study, Organize, Succeed 3
ENGL 1010 Composition I 3
CHEM 1110 General Chemistry I1 4
BIOL 1110 General Biology I 4
COMM 2025 Fundamentals of Communication 3
    TERM TOTAL 17
Action Items    
  Oct Meet with Success Coach or Advisor 
Complete FAFSA for upcoming fall term 
 
  Nov Visit colleges and universities 
Register for next term 
 
1st Spring   Hours
ENGL 1020 Composition II 3
CHEM 1120 General Chemistry II 4
BIOL 1120 General Biology II 4
    Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
    Humanities Elective 3
    TERM TOTAL 17
Action Items    
  Mar Meet with Success Coach or Advisor   
  April Decide on transfer institution 
Register for next term 
 
2nd Fall   Hours
MATH 1910 Calculus I  OR     3-4
MATH 1130 College Algebra OR  
MATH 1830 Applied Calculus  
CHEM 2010 Organic Chemistry I 4
    Literature Elective 3
    History Elective 3
    TERM TOTAL 13-14
Action Items    
  Sept Complete Application for Graduation  
  Oct Meet with Faculty Advisor 
Complete FAFSA for upcoming fall term
 
  Nov Apply for admission to transfer institution 
Register for next term 
 
2nd Spring   Hours
MATH 1920 Calculus II (Recommended) OR MATH 1910-Calculus I OR 
MATH 1530 Introductory Statistics
3-4
CHEM 2020 Organic Chemistry II 4
    History Elective 3
    Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
    Humanities Elective 3
    TERM TOTAL 16-17
Action Items    
  Feb Take Exit Exam (ETS Proficiency Profile)   
  Mar Contact transfer institution about registration/financial aid   
    TOTAL HOURS 63-64

1Prerequisites for CHEM 1110 requires 2 years of high school algebra with a score of 21 or above on the ACT MATH portion or successful completion of MATH 1000-Algebra Essentials.

Students not prepared for Calculus I should take MATH 1730 or MATH 1710 and 1720 from TN eCampus.  

At UT Knoxville, Organic Chemistry I and either a course in Cell Biology with a lab or Genetics with a lab is required.

At UT Knoxville or MTSU, the mathematics course must be Calculus II.

AT UT Knoxville an additional writing intensive communication course is required.  Students transferring to UT Knoxville must also complete a sequence of non-U.S. history (See UTK's website for a list of approved courses). 

*History courses – students are advised to consult with his/her transfer institution to determine if a particular history course or sequence is required.  

** Students are encouraged to complete Ethics as part of the humanities elective requirement. 

*** Students who select the Biology TTP with the intention to concentrate in pre-med or other pre-health related fields at the university are strongly recommended to take Introduction to Psychology and Introduction to Sociology.

**** Students transferring to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville must take Calculus II. NOTE: Students transferring to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville will also have to meet the foreign language requirement, either prior to or when they attend UTK. This can be met prior to attending UTK, by completing 2000-level competency in a foreign language, by completing FREN 2020, GERM 2020 or SPAN 2020. NOTE: Students transferring to the University of Tennessee at Martin will also have to meet the foreign language requirement, either prior to or when they attend UTM. This can be met prior to attending UT, by completing 1000-level competency in a foreign language, by completing FREN 1020, GERM 1020 or SPAN 1020.

This is a Tennessee Transfer Pathway: www.tntransferpathway.org

All Elective courses should be carefully selected to meet requirements at the transfer institution.

For further information: Mathematics and Sciences Division, 865-354-3000, x4533

http://www.roanestate.edu/?10640-Tennessee-Transfer-Pathway-AS-Biology

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