General Science


Degree Type

Associate in Arts

Average Salary



Preparation for Chemistry, Biology, Physics, or Geology Studies

Welcome To General Science

Is science your speciality?

Are you interested in studying science?

Are you a natural born problem solver? Searching for a health-related degree program?

Our General Science Program is For You!

The Solano Community College General Science program is designed to provide students with a basic science background, preparing them to move into a curriculum at a four-year institution leading to a degree in such fields as chemistry, biology, physics, geology, or health sciences. This program is a path for immediate entry into science-based technology careers.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete the General Science Associate Degree will be able to: 

  1. Demonstrate analytical and/or conceptual problem solving skills
  2. Carry out experiments and critically assess their data
  3. Understand the role of hypotheses, measurement and analysis in the development of scientific theory as evidence by laboratory reports
  4. Write a laboratory report or give an oral presentation

Meet Our General Science Faculty