Apr 26, 2018  
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019

Biology, Sample Schedule (2-Year Plan)

First Year

Second Year

Total: 18 s.h.

Total: 16 s.h.


*Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. Check specific transfer college for list.

^An Iowa State University Biology degree can be earned under the College of Liberal Arts OR College of Agriculture/Life Sciences. The College of Agriculture/Life Sciences has no foreign language requirement and fewer gen eds than the College of Liberal Arts. For more information, please refer to their website.

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

  • AS Degree requirements are met with this sample schedule. General Education requirements will need to be completed at most transfer institutions.
  • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language and Diversity Requirement.
  • It is strongly recommended to take BIO - 202 Biology I  and BIO - 203 Biology II  at same institution (ISU requires C- or higher).
  • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
  • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.
  • Strategies for Academic Success/College Reading Strategies recommended.