Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Associate in Science

The Natural Sciences and Mathematics program prepares qualified students to work at research facilities as laboratory or research assistants, and/or continue their studies in the sciences at a 4-year institution. 
Program Outcomes
Upon successful completion of all requirements, graduates should be able to:
  • Explain the methodology used in scientific research
  • Recognize ethical issues and understand the social responsibility involved in scientific decision making
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Prepare, conduct, document, and interpret scientific experiments using the laboratory manual as a legal document
  • Understand the basic principles of the natural and physical sciences
  • Understand the basic principles of algebra, trigonometry, and pre-calculus
  • Create, compile, and run a computer program
  • Incorporate an interdisciplinary approach to investigating scientific problems
  • Generate research documents using the Internet.


For more information contact:
Mark Bruno
(203) 285-2353


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