SCIENCE AND ARTS PROGRAM
Transfer credits and prerequisites to your four-year college or university
Possible Career Opportunities
Medical and clinical laboratory technicians
Conservation scientists and foresters
Mechanical engineering technicians
Physicians and surgeons
Physicists and astronomers
Producers and directors
Mental health counselors
Marriage and family therapists
Reporters, correspondents, and news analysts
Public relations specialists
Earn transfer credits when you take your classes at Kirtland—available ALL ONLINE. Whether you’re starting your education and preparing to transfer, or returning to your hometown college, one thing is certain—Kirtland online credits transfer to your college or university. The Science and Arts program at Kirtland is customizable for your academic goals and field of study, and we’ll help guide your coursework down a pathway of success.
Save money and stay close to home
Why pay high tuition and fees? As part of the Michigan Transfer Agreement, our Science and Arts prerequisite classes transfer seamlessly, and with an associate degree in Science and Arts you’ll enter your university with junior status, ready to dig into your major and with a greater chance at earning scholarships. Students can transfer a guaranteed 30 credit hours of general education classes, and as many as 60 credit hours with major/minor coursework and an associate degree from Kirtland.
Take your classes from the online experts
Online classes are convenient for your schedule, and are a great way to stay home while you earn college credits. At Kirtland, we’re experts in online learning. With over a decade of expertise in the virtual classroom, our online classes are world-class, and at a fraction of the cost of equivalent online courses offered by universities. Kirtland is one of the few colleges in the country that has completely online Science and Arts courses, including online labs. You can earn an associate degree without ever stepping foot on campus—even our books are online.
Bring credits to Kirtland with reverse transfer
Did you transfer to a four-year university before you earned your associate degree? Students now have the option to transfer those university credits back to their community college to complete their associate degree through reverse transfer. Take your credits with you when you return to Kirtland.
Science and Arts transfer classes and fields
Available courses include English Composition, Speech, Human and General Biology, Chemical Science, Geology and Natural Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Art History, Statistics, Economics, Sociology and everything in between. Here’s a full list of Science and Arts courses at Kirtland.
With an associate degree in Science and Arts from Kirtland, graduates go on to careers in journalism, public relations, social work, acting and producing, writing and editing, law, music, healthcare, education, agriculture, forensic science and more.