Occupational Therapy

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics* 3 s.h.
BIO-102 Intro to Biology #
AND BIO-103 Intro To Biology Lab
4 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3 s.h.
Total 14 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II 3 s.h.
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.
PHY-106 Survey of Physics* 4 s.h.
PHI-105 Intro to Ethics 3 s.h.
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology I
AND BIO-206L A & P I Lab
4 s.h.
PSY-241 Abnormal Psychology 3 s.h.
HSC-120 Medical Terminology I 3 s.h.
Humanities elective 3 s.h.
Elective 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II
AND BIO-207L A & P II Lab
4 s.h.
SOC-110 Intro to Sociology 3 s.h.
Humanities Elective 3 s.h.
Elective 3 s.h.
Total 13 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in this course. See NIACC catalog for course placement information.

# – If needed as prerequisite for BIO-206, Anatomy & Physiology I.

    • Sample schedule meets AA degree requirements at NIACC. With the addition of another math or science course the AS degree would also be earned.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.
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