2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 35,360
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Physics Department students learn in small classes with modern equipment to earn Associate of Science (AS) degrees in one of two areas. An AS Track 1 (AST1) degree is designed for majors in biological sciences, chemistry, earth science, geology, environmental/resources sciences and pre-med, pharmacy and physical therapy students. AS Track 2 (AST2) is designed for majors in atmospheric science, meteorology, astronomy, computer science, engineering, physics, chemical and bioengineering, computer and electrical engineering and mechanical /civil /aeronautical/ industrial/materials science engineering.

The degrees are designed for students planning to transfer to a senior institution and pursue a bachelor's degree in science or engineering.

Entry Requirements

  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): 575+ (paper based); 232+ (computer based); 91+ (internet based)
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing System): 7.0+
  • SAT / Critical Reading: 630