University of Houston-Victoria
Provost

Transfer Plan for Lone Star College - Biotechnology

Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences

(University minimum requirements 120 hours)

Core Requirements (Community College Course Work)

Education - 3 s.h.

  • EDUC 1300

Biotechnology - 29 s.h.

  • BITC 1191, 1250, 1402, 2350, 2386, 2411 or 1491, 2431, 2441, and 2445

Biology - 16 s.h.

  • 1406, 1407, 1414 and 2421

Chemistry - 4 s.h.

Select one from

  • 1405 or 1411
English - 6 s.h.
  • English 1301 and 1302

Language, Philosophy, and Culture - 3 s.h. (Recommend PHIL 2306)

Select one from

  • ARAB 2311 or 2312
  • CHIN 2311 or 2312
  • ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332, 2333, 2341 or 2351
  • FREN 2311 or 2312
  • GERM 2311 or 2312
  • HUMA 1301, 1302, 1305, 1311 or 2319
  • ITAL 2311 or 2312
  • JAPN 2311 or 2312
  • PHIL 1301, 1304, 2306, 2307, 2316 or 2321
  • PORT 2311 or 2312
  • SGNL 2301 or 2302
  • SPAN 2311, 2312, 2313 or 2315

Social/Behavioral Science - 3 s.h. (Recommended ANTH 2301)

  • Psychology 2301
  • Sociology 1301
  • ANTH 2301

Computer Literacy - 3 s.h.

  • COCS 1301

Math - 3 s.h.

  • MATH 1314

Upper-Division Courses (UHV Course Work)

  • SPCH 1315 - Introduction to Public Speaking
  • ENGL 3430 - Professional Writing
  • HIST 1301 - United States History I
  • HIST 1302 - United States History II
  • PSCI 2305 - United States Government
  • PSCI 2306 - Texas State and Local Government
  • COMM 3325 - Professional Speaking
  • HUMA 4322 - Ethics
  • 23 semester hours of Upper Division Biology course

Elective Hours - 12 s.h.

Notes:

EDUC 1300 is required for all First Time in College (FTIC) students at Lone Star College. If not FTIC, take MATH 1314. All students must complete MATH 1314.

BIOL 1414, CHEM 1405 and BIOL 2421 are required ONLY for the completion of the AAS at LSC - they are not required for completion of the BAAS at UHV but may transfer
as lower division electives to complete 120 required credit hours.

BIOL 1407 and COSC 1301 are NOT required for the completion of the AAS at LSC; these courses will meet requirements at UHV and are required for seamless transfer.

Student may be awarded credit at UHV for 24 to 44 vocational or technical credits earned within an Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences program at LSC.

PHIL 2306 and ANTH 2301 are course options to fulfill areas within the AAS core at LSC. Student is not required to take these specific courses; however, courses within the
specified core areas are required for AAS completion. Students are strongly encouraged to consult with an advisor.

Select (5) BIOL courses and (2) BIOL Labs from the following (2 courses must be upper level biology core courses): BIOL 4300, BIOL 4337, BIOL 3320 or BIOL 4313; BIOL
4325, BIOL 3326 or BIOL 4335, BIOL 3330 or BIOL 4333; Lab courses: Cell & Molecular, Biochemistry, Plant Biology, or Histology.

LD = Lower Division (Community College-Level: Freshman, 1000-level/Sophomore, 2000-level)
UD = Upper Division (University-Level: Junior, 3000-level/Senor, 4000-level)
s.h.= Semester Hours