A.S. - Transfer Degree

Students preparing for transfer to a four-year college of agriculture will find the necessary required courses in agriculture, science, mathematics, and related subject areas available to them and will be advised by the agriculture faculty.

Program Purpose

To meet the needs of the agricultural and environmental science industry.

Program Map

Recommended Program Map / Program Requirements

The recommended plan below meets the requirements to complete this program.  For official requirements, visit the AWC Catalog. If the recommended classes listed below don’t fit your schedule or interests, you can take alternate classes. 

To get started on your personalized Academic Plan, visit the Academic Planning page or schedule an appointment to meet with an advisor.

First Semester: Fall

Course Course Title Credits Area
BIO 181 General Biology I/GE 4 GE - Additional Courses
ENG 101 or ENG 107 Freshman Composition/GE 3 GE - Composition
MAT 220 Calculus I/GE 5 GE - Math
PLS 100 Plant Science/GE 4 Major Requirement

Second Semester: Spring

Course Course Title Credits Area
BIO 182 General Biology II/GE 4 GE - Additional Courses
ECN 250 Microeconomics/GE 3 GE - Social/Behavioral Science
ENG 102 or ENG 108 Freshman Composition/GE 3 GE - Composition
GLG 101 Introduction to Geology 4 Departmental Requirement
PLS 230 Basic Crop Fertility 4 Major Requirement

Third Semester: Fall

Course Course Title Credits Area
CHM 151 General Chemistry I/GE 4 GE - Physical/Biological Science
ENG 281 Introduction to Film Studies/GE (recommended) 3 GE - Arts
GLG 110 Environmental Geology/GE 4 Departmental Requirement
PLS 211 Soils/GE 4 Major Requirement

Fourth Semester: Spring

Course Course Title Credits Area
CHM 152 General Chemistry II/GE 4 GE - Physical/Biological Science
ECN 240 Macroeconomics/GE 3 GE - Social/Behavioral Science
ENV 230 Foundations of Environmental Science/GE 4 Major Requirement
GEO 105 World Regional Geography/GE 3 Major Requirement
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics/GE (recommended) 3 GE - Humanities
Open the program map above to view the recommended classes to complete the program. You can also print the program map using the button above.

Transfer Information

Arizona State University  BA, BS See program options None
University of Arizona  BS See program options 2nd Semester Proficiency

Transfer Tools

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AZTransfer will provide you with more information and tools on how to transfer to ASU, NAU, and UofA.

Need help with transferring?  The AWC Transfer Services office can provide you with individualized help to explore degree pathways and specific university requirements.  Visit their website or schedule an appointment with a transfer specialist.