Liberal Arts and Sciences: Mathematics and Science - Health Education

Program Information

Degree Type: AS
Program Code: LAMS - HEED
Hegis Code: 5649.00
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SUNY Adirondack offers a two-year Liberal Arts and Sciences Associate in Science (AS) degree in Mathematics and Science with a concentration in Health Education. This program awards a two-year AS degree and sets a solid base for students to transfer to a four-year institution. Recommended high school preparation: Biology, chemistry, and four years of math.

Cr. Course Title Course Code
1-2 Freshman Experience HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 Introduction to College Writing ENG101
3 SUNY Gen Ed Basic Communication  ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106, ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110
4 Introductory Statistics and Probability MAT127 (Prereq Required)
3-4 SUNY Gen Ed Natural Science lab science BIO103 Principles of Biology recommended
3 Mathematics or Science  CHM103 Principles of Chemistry recommended
3 College Health HED103
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization  
3 SUNY GEN ED American History  
3 General Psychology   PSY101
3 Principles of Sociology SOC101
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities  
4 Anatomy and Physiology I BIO107   (Prereq Required)
4 Anatomy and Physiology II BIO108   (Prereq Required)
3 Human Nutrition NTR111   (Prereq Required)

Mathematics/Science Core (MSC) - Choose 8 credits from:

Biology: BIO111, BIO112BIO205, BIO212BIO213,BIO223 (Recommended)

Chemistry: CHM104A,CHM104B, CHM111, CHM112, CHM202, CHM203 (Fall only), CHM204 (Spring only)

Computer Science: CIS143, CIS144CIS211

Earth Science: AST113, GEO101, GEO102, GEO114,GEO201, GEO202

Engineering: EGR105, EGR106, EGR204, EGR207, EGR208, EGR209, EGR210, EGR211

Mathematics: MAT121, MAT124, MAT125MAT129, MAT131, MAT132, MAT220, MAT223, MAT227, MAT231, MAT232 (Spring Only)

Physics: PHY111, PHY112

Social Sciences and Philosophy: ANT230 PHI203

3 Liberal Arts and Sciences

PSY202 Child Psychology, PSY222 Developmental Psychology (Prereq Required) or SOC275 Drugs, Crime and Treatment (Spring only - Prereq Required) recommended

7 Electives

BIO115, CRJ101, PED105 or NTR101


64 Minimum credits required for graduation  


Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100, HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101
3 SOC101
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science lab science - BIO103 recommended
3 PSY101
3 Electives - See Note 1
Second Semester
3 Mathematics or Science - CHM 103 recommended
3 ENG102 - ENG110
4 MAT127
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences - See Note 2
3 Electives - See Note 1
Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3 SUNY GEN ED American History
4 BIO107
3 NTR111
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities
3 HED103
Fourth Semester
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization
4 BIO108

MSC elective - BIO 223 recommended - See Note 3


MSC elective - See Note 3

1 Electives - See Note 1


  1. Recommended electives are BIO 115, CRJ 101, PED 105 or NTR 101
  2. Recommended electives are PSY 202, PSY 222 or SOC 275 (Spring only)
  3. Mathematics/Science core (MSC) courses shall be selected from the LAMS program layout
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