West Virginia Northern Community College

Programs of Study

Associate in Science Degree

Associate in Science Degree

This program is designed for students who expect to complete a degree at a four-year institution in such areas as biology, engineering, mathematics or the physical sciences. Students should consult with their advisor regarding requirements of WVNCC and the institution to which they plan to transfer.

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

• Apply basic principles of biological and physical sciences and mathematics
• Apply the scientific method in designing, conducting and analyzing experiments
• Communicate effectively and work collaboratively
• Use mathematical and scientific principles in problem solving
• Relate issues from a global perspective
• Conduct basic research using the Internet and print resources


Awards and Accreditations