The Associate of Science, Natural Science (ASNS) degree in Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture is a transfer-track degree and provides many benefits.

As a student in this program, you'll also be able to:

Present your internship project results at national and international conferences
Join exciting class field trips which may be on O’ahu or the Big Island
Participate in a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) focused curriculum
Have flexible course schedules with evening courses
Have access to Financial Aid and Scholarships
The Associate of Science, Natural Science degree provides a direct path to continue studies for a Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture. The ASNS in Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture is the only transfer-track associate degree program available in the state of Hawai‘i.

If you would like to earn a Bachelor's degree, starting at Kaua‘i Community College allows you to stay on Kaua‘i and save money on tuition. You'll be able to transfer to:

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR)
University of Hawai‘i at Hilo College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Natural Resource Management (CAFNRM)
Other institutions such as Oregon State University