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Delivery: A mix of daytime, evening, Saturday, and online courses.
Start: Fall or Spring Semester, Full- or Part-Time.

Liberal Arts and Sciences — AA Degree (60 credits)
Minnesota Transfer Curriculum — MnTC

About the Discipline

When you take Biology courses at Century, you'll work with biologists from diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise, who will help you acquire foundational knowledge in a variety of subjects, such as:

  • Botany
  • Ecology
  • Evolution
  • Human anatomy & physiology
  • Microbiology
  • Zoology

In addition, you'll develop a better understanding of current topics in the news, such as global warming, medical breakthroughs, and endangered species. At Century College, you can take the same courses offered during the first two years at a four-year university, but receive instruction by faculty rather than teaching assistants.

By taking Biology classes, you will satisfy requirements for entry into, or completion of, a variety of professional programs, including:

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Investigative Sciences in Law Enforcement
  • Law Enforcement
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing
  • Orthotic Technology
  • Prosthetic Technology
  • Radiologic Technology

Points of Pride

  • Our new state-of-the-art Science/Library Building opened in fall 2008.
  • Our Wood Duck Trail offers a wooded nature area adjacent to campus and provides the perfect place for nature study and field projects.