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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Associate of Science (AS)

Associate of Science (A.S.) degree, a non-designated college transfer degree designed for students whose program requirements do not fit AAOT  degree patterns. This degree does not always “block transfer” to Oregon colleges.

The Associate of Science degree is awarded to students who meet the following:

  1. Associate Degree Comprehensive Requirements
  2. Associate of Science Requirements:

A total of 90 credits are required for this degree. Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 at the time the AAOT is awarded.

Foundational Requirements:

All courses listed in this section must be completed with agrade of “C” or better. P grades are considered equivalent to a”C” or better.


A student must have at least 8 credits of Writing:


One or more courses totaling at least three credits from Health/Wellness  .



Discipline Studies:

(courses must be at least 3 credits)

Arts and Letters:

Complete at least 3 courses chosen from at least two disciplines in Arts & Letters (Humanities)  

Social Science:

Complete at least 3 courses chosen from at least two disciplines in Social Science  

Lab Science:

Complete at least 1 course in a biological or physical science  . 

Science/Math/Computer Science:

Complete at least 1 course from the Mathematics  , Lab Science  , Non-Lab Science  , or Computer Science  courses.

Elective Credit:

Complete 100 or 200 level lower division collegiate courses to meet the overall requirement of 90 credits for this degree. Elective courses may be any number of credits. A maximum of 12 credits of Career and Technical Education courses, as designated by BMCC, may be applied to this degree.