Earn your A.A. Degree at SPC - Finish at New College of Florida

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This A.A. transfer plan is for students who want to pursue a bachelor of science degree in Marine Biology at New College of Florida. Students who complete these requirements graduate from SPC with an Associate in Arts Degree and meet the state-mandated pre-requisites of their four-year major.

An A.A. transfer plan with a concentration in marine biology can prepare you careers in zoology, environmental science, water resources, biology, and further study.

New College of Florida Marine Biology Transfer Plan

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2024 (640)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2024 (640), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.

Program Summary

This Program of Study is intended to assist in the transfer advising process. Students following a transfer plan (NCFMABI-TR) will graduate with an Associate of Arts degree from SPC. The following requirements are intended to prepare students for transfer into the Marine Biology Area of Concentration at New College of Florida (CIP Code 30.0101). Students should always consult with the desired institution to determine if the anticipated program is limited access and to ensure the correct coursework is being taken (including any foreign language requirements), and see if additional requirements exist (e.g., minimum GPA).  For institution specific information, click here to access the FloridaShines website.

Academic Pathways

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Program Leadership Information

Dr. Natavia Middleton
Dean, Natural Science & Engineering

Florida CIP Code

1192401010 - General Degree Transfer (AA)

Federal CIP Code

30.0101 - Biological and Physical Sciences.