Biology Transfer Pathway AS

The Biology Transfer Pathway offers students the opportunity to complete an Associate of Science (AS) degree with course credit that will directly transfer to designated Biology bachelor’s degree programs at Minnesota State universities.  The entire curriculum has been specifically designed to guarantee junior status to students who have been admitted to one of the seven Minnesota State universities.  All courses in the Transfer Pathway associate degree will directly transfer and apply to the designated bachelor’s degree programs in a related field.


Seamless Transfer Options

This transfer pathway degree will transfer to the following bachelor's degree majors:

University Degree
Bemidji State University
  • BA Biology
  • BS Biology
Metropolitan State University
  • BA Biology 
Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • BS Biology 
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
  • BA Biology
Southwest Minnesota State University
  • BA Biology
St. Cloud State University
  • BES Life Sciences
  • BEES Biology, Biodiversity, Ecology & Evolutions 
Winona State University
  • BS Biology (Focus in Allied Health, Cell and Molecular, Ecology, or Environmental Science)

Students planning to transfer outside of the Minnesota State System are advised to consult with their intended transfer institution to determine transferability of the courses in this curriculum.