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Sinclair College

Associate of Science LA.S.AS

Associate of Science - 60 - 61 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Science, Mathematics and Engineering Division
Effective as of Fall 2021

What is the program about?

The Associate of Science is designed for students who are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university and pursue baccalaureate degree programs such as Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics and Pre-professional programs , i.e. Medicine, Pharmacy, etc. The curriculum fulfills the freshman and sophomore general education requirements of most four-year colleges and universities. As part of this degree program, students must complete the requirements of the Ohio Transfer 36 in order to graduate.

Program Outcomes

  • Recognize and articulate an understanding of the increasing interdependence of world cultures and their consequences.
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of ways with varied audiences through writing skills, oral communication skills, listening skills, reading skills, computer literacy and information literacy.
  • Achieve group goals in a variety of social contexts.
  • Demonstrate ability to think logically solve problems using analysis, synthesis and evaluation.
  • Demonstrate responsibility and accountability in accomplishing goals.

Career Opportunities

Students completing this degree are prepared to transfer to four-year institutions to complete degrees in science-related areas including pre-medicine, math and science education, and other similar programs.


Completion of this program guarantees completion of the Ohio Transfer Module (OTM). OTM courses are guaranteed to transfer to any public institution in Ohio on a course-by-course basis or in total. Formal articulation agreements with other colleges and universities indicate how Sinclair programs and courses will transfer to other institutions.


Course Title Credits
Any Course in Catalog Elective 19
COM 2211 (Effective Public Speaking) OR COM 2206 (Interpersonal Communication) OR COM 2225 (Small Group Communication) 3
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
MAT 2215 (Mathematics for Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence) OR MAT 2240 (Calculus for the Life Sciences) OR MAT 2270 (Calculus & Analytic Geometry I) 4 - 5
Multicultural Elective 3
Ohio Transfer 36: Arts & Humanities Elective 6
Ohio Transfer 36: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective 12
Ohio Transfer 36: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 6
Ohio Transfer 36: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective OR Ohio Transfer 36: Mathematics Elective 3
SCC 1101 First Year Experience 1
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.