2016-2017 Biology Education Option, Liberal Arts AA

Biology Education Option, Liberal Arts A.A.

Communications Area Credit Hours
•+*ENC1101, English I 3
+*ENC1102, English II 3
Humanities Area
Visual and Performing Arts See General Education Requirement 3
Philosophy/Religion See General Education Requirement 3
Literature See General Education Requirement 3
Mathematics Area
+*MAC1140, Pre-Calculus Algebra 3
+*MAC1114, Trigonometry 3
Natural Sciences Area
Physical Science See General Education Requirement Below 3
Biological Science •+*BSC2010, Biology for Science Majors I 3
Social Sciences Area
Behavioral Sciences •PSY2012 or •SYG2000, Psychology/Sociology 3
History EUH1000 or 1001, Western Civilization 3
Government •POS2041, American National Government 3
Additional Common Prerequisites
EDF1005, Introduction to the Teaching Profession 3
EDF2085, Introduction to Diversity for Educators 3
EME2040, Introduction to Technology for Educators 3
SPC1608, Introduction to Public Speaking 3
BSC2010L, Biology for Science Maj. I Lab 1
+*BSC2011, Biology for Science Majors II 3
BSC2011L, Biology for Science Maj. II Lab 1
Elective 1 or 2
Students must select one of the following two-semester sequences
(Meets physical science requirement.)
•+*CHM1045, General Chemistry, 3 crs.
CHM1045L, General Chemistry Lab, 1 cr.
+* CHM1046, Chemistry with Qual. Analysis, 3 crs.
CHM1046L, Chemistry with Qual. Anal. Lab, 2 crs.
•+*PHY2053, College Physics I, 3 crs.
+ PHY2053L, College Physics I Lab, 1 cr.
+* PHY 2054, College Physics II, 3 crs.
PHY2054L, College Physics II Lab, 1 cr.
8 or 9

•General Education Core. Students must complete at least one identified core course in each area of study—Communications, Humanities, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences—as part of the general education course requirements.
+ Prerequisites and/or corequisites required. See course descriptions.
* Minimum grade of "C" required.

Natural Sciences

We have over 25 different options for an AA degree to choose from. With a faculty of over 13 full time professors, there will always be someone to help answer any questions you have.

Contact the Natural Science division today to begin your journey into the amazing world of Science.

Natural Sciences Division Website

Division Phone Number: 872-3851
Divisions Email:

Fledia Ellis
Natural Science Chair
Phone: (850)769-1551 ext. 3848

Natural Sciences Faculty

Name Title Phone Email
Penni Beitzel Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2866
Jessica Edwards Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 6020
Iman Elkomy Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 3332
Fledia Ellis Professor (850) 872-3848 ext. 3848
Carrie Fioramonti Assistant Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 4010
Linda Fitzhugh Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2863
Clifford Harris Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2865
Alexander Haruk Assistant Professor ext.
Akiko Nakamura Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 5148
Gregory Robinson Associate Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2853
James Sheetz Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2859
Jamieson Webb Professor (850) 769-1551 ext. 2858