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Science, A.S.

Palmetto College

Earn your Associate of Science degree in a program designed for those who work and travel, conveniently offered at regional Palmetto College campuses, military installations and 100% online.

Join our online program where you only need your computer and internet access to complete the degree. Take a step to advance your career with a well-rounded education in a degree program developed and taught by the same professors who teach statewide in the nationally renowned USC system.

Program Highlights

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    Notable Program

    A USC degree is nationally recognized, offered by world-class faculty and the same as an on-campus degree.

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    Fully Online

    Take classes wherever you are and on your schedule with a flexible program that is 100% online.

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    In-Demand Skills

    Learn valuable skills that will help you advance your career and further your education.

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    Apply Benefits

    Use your employer or military tuition benefits to cover the majority of the tuition and program fees.

What You’ll Study

Learn to identify and analyze issues, develop logical and persuasive arguments and communicate ideas clearly. Critically evaluate data, solve problems and explore diverse cultural identities to analyze political and environmental issues. Examine the ways in which social and personal values are manifested in communities as well as individual lives.

Building Skills

Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.

  • Collaboration

    Working with others to achieve a common goal or objective

    Problem Solving

    Identifying, analyzing and resolving problems or challenges using creative and effective strategies


    Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential

  • Research

    Gathering and analyzing information to increase knowledge or solve problems


    Taking action and demonstrating leadership without being prompted or directed by others


    Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression

Using your degree

Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.

Potential Careers

  • Web Developer
  • Research Assistant
  • Medical Technologist
  • Paralegal
  • Operations Technician
  • Services Manager

Workplace Settings

  • Business
  • Government
  • Health Care
  • Education
  • Military