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BC3 Academic Catalog: 2020-2021 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry, A.S.

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Chemistry (207)
Associate in Science Degree

The Associate Degree is designed for students intending to transfer to a senior-level institution to complete a Bachelor’s Degree. Program flexibility prepares the student for a variety of fields such as Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Medical-related careers, and Laboratory Technology. See Nanofabrication Technology Specialization  for a fifth semester. This is a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) program.

Program Competencies 

The student/graduate will be able to:

  • Understand and apply basic chemical principles.
  • Engage the scientific method in chemical research and present findings.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in written and oral communication skills in general, and as applied to chemistry.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the techniques and instrumentation appropriate to the discipline.
  • Successfully transfer to a chemistry program at a four-year institution.

Minimum - 63 credits

Second Semester (18)

Fourth Semester (15)


Students should consult program requirements at the intended transfer institution.

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