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Study Biology at Colorado Mountain College

Get an Associate of Science with a Biology Emphasis with a Colorado Statewide Guaranteed Transfer Agreement


Live and learn in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains studying biology. You’ll build a strong foundation in math and science. Core courses in communications, humanities and social sciences give you the breadth of a liberal arts education. And our biology courses will put you in the field and lab.

Biological sciences lead to many diverse careers such as:

  • Health sciences
  • Wildlife management
  • Environmental engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Natural resource management and others

Our low tuition rates will save you money. You’ll find our faculty both challenging and caring, and our small-class environment focuses attention on the students. The Colorado Statewide Guaranteed Transfer Agreement will chart the course to earning a bachelor’s degree.

All courses within the curriculum will count toward the AS degree with a Biology Emphasis. The completion of the following courses is appropriate if you are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a major in biology. However, transferability depends on the four-year institution. Additional courses may be transferable to one or more of the public four-year colleges or universities in Colorado. For specific information, please see your advisor.

Read about some of our Associate of Science graduates.