Students choosing to study chemistry may also be interested in the following program areas: Biochemistry, Biology, Pre-Chiropractic, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Medical Technology, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, and Pre-Veterinary Medicine. The program listed below should be used as a guide since required courses vary considerably among 4-year institutions. Students planning a degree in Chemistry or one of the above fields should contact the Chemistry Department and work with a counselor or their adviser to identify transfer options. A visit to your intended transfer institution by the spring of your freshman year is highly recommended.

 
Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(8 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CHEM 151 Principles of Chemistry I
CHEM 152 Principles of Chemistry II
CHEM 261 Introduction to Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 262 Introduction to Organic Chemistry II
MATH 121 Calculus I: Calculus and Analytic Geometry
MATH 122 Calculus II: Calculus and Analytic Geometry
PHYS 121 General Physics
PHYS 122 General Physics II
Total Credits: 40  
 
Elective Courses
(select 24 credits from the courses below)
The following courses are suggested general education courses. A total of 15 credits should be taken from Goals 5 and 6 during the freshman and sophomore years.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
BIOL 200 General Biology I
CMST 121 Introduction to Communication
ENGL 121 College Composition I - Critical Reading & Writing
ENGL 122 College Composition II: Writing with Sources
PE 220 First Aid/CPR
PUBH 105 Personal and Community Health
PUBH 110 Drug Education in Contemporary Society
Total Credits: 24  
 
Total AS Degree Credits: 64