The Associate of Science in Science, Engineering, and Mathematics is a transfer degree for the student who plans to major in a SEM (Science, Engineering, Math) field. Students planning to transfer should work closely with a Northark advisor to follow the prescribed selection of courses, and other requirements, needed for transfer into a bachelor’s program.
Program Learning Outcomes
Complete coursework in at least one SEM discipline that will prepare them for advanced study in that discipline at a transfer institution.
Demonstrate problem-solving skills within a scientific or mathematical context.
Demonstrate the ability to design & conduct experiments.
Demonstrate the ability to collect & interpret data.
Below is an example of a degree plan for a pre-engineering student. Classes will vary based on the chosen field of study in science and/or math. Please see your advisor for more information.
These courses will transfer to many colleges and universities. The following presumes transfer to frequently selected institutions; Arkansas Tech University (ATU), University of Arkansas Fayetteville (UofA), or Arkansas State University Jonesboro (ASU). Please check with your advisor for more information.
Social Science Electives
ECON 2323 Microeconomics ATU only
ECON 2313 Macroeconomics ASU only
HIST 1113 World Civ I
HIST 1123 World Civ II
HIST 2003 US History I
HIST 2013 US History II
SOC 2013 Introduction to Sociology
PSYC 2003 General Psychology