STEM Associate in Science
You’re a bit of a mad scientist with a healthy dose of respect for the chemical industry. Become immersed in rigorous content that is both academically challenging and technologically satisfying. With this STEM degree, you will understand all aspects of the industry cluster and be prepared for advanced STEM programs en route to your new career.
- Biotechnology Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Biology Education Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Aerospace Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Civil Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Computer Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Construction Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Electrical Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Environmental Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Industrial Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Mechanical Engineering Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Photonic Science and Engineer Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Pharmacy Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Chemistry Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Forensic Science Pathway: Associate in Arts
- Biomedical Sciences Pathway: Associate in Arts
Getting Started: Summer Term 2021
March 15: Financial Aid
May 3: Application
May 10: Classes Begin
Why Seminole State?
- Affordable tuition: Earn a state university education at about half the cost.
- Small class sizes: With classes of 30 or less, you don’t have to learn in an auditorium.
- Online degree option: Most courses for our A.S. degrees are offered in person and online, so you can study when and where you want.
- Seamless transition: Most A.S. graduates earn credits that can be applied to a bachelor's degree at Seminole State or at the University of Central Florida through DirectConnect™ to UCF.*
- Job Placement: According to state data, most Seminole State A.S. programs have placement rates above 90 percent.
*A.S. students who are planning to transfer to bachelor's degree programs should meet with a counselor, advisor or specialist to make sure the required courses are taken and the entry requirements are met.
Your tuition shouldn’t go against your intuition.
Your pursuit of higher education is admirable. So why struggle with high tuition in the process? Here we make life’s next steps affordable. Whether you’re seeking a university transfer (A.A.) degree, a four-year bachelor’s, an Associate in Science degree or even earning a technical certificate, you’ll find reasonable tuition and great value. And to us, that’s scholarly.
In fact, a full-time college education at Seminole State is more than $10,000 less each year than most state universities.
Go For Less.
Tuition and Fee Comparison*
|Tuition and Fees||$3,131||$6,380||$6,538||$6,379|
|Room and Board||-0-||$10,590||$11,088||$10,300|
|Books and Supplies||$1,000||$890||$1,000||$1,200|
For more information on Seminole State's tuition and fees, please see the 2020-21 fee schedule.
* Tuition costs are based on Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 terms, with 15 credit hours per term for in-state students. Dorm fees, meal plans and book expenses are estimates based on information provided on each university's website. Lab fees and other fees that may be assessed at the time of registration may be viewed in the College fee schedule. As Seminole State is a commuter college with no residence halls on its campuses, costs for room and board are not calculated.
Seminole State’s Associate in Science (A.S.) degrees are designed to prepare graduates for immediate entry into their chosen career field and/or transfer into certain baccalaureate programs. Students planning to transfer to a college or university should consult with an academic advisor to ensure completion of all entry requirements for the baccalaureate program of their choice.
Chemical technicians use special instruments and techniques to help chemists and chemical engineers research, develop, produce, and test chemical products and processes.