Associate Degree in Chemistry Major Requirements


Associate Degree Major Requirements

Note: All courses in the major must be completed with a letter grade of “C” or higher.


Subject & Number Title Units
Chemistry 141 General Chemistry I 5
Chemistry 142 General Chemistry II 5
Chemistry 231 Organic Chemistry I 5
Chemistry 241 Organic Chemistry I Lecture (3)
Chemistry 241L Organic Chemistry I Lab (2)
Chemistry 232 Organic Chemistry II 5
Chemistry 242 Organic Chemistry II Lecture (3)
Chemistry 242L Organic Chemistry II Lab (2)
  Total 20


Select SIXTEEN (16) units from the following courses:

Subject & Number Title Units
Mathematics 180 Analytic Geometry & Calculus I 5
Mathematics 280 Analytic Geometry & Calculus II 4
Mathematics 281 Multivariable Calculus  4
Mathematics 285 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 3
Physics 201 Mechanics of Solids 5
Physics 202 Electricity, Magnetism & Heat 5
Physics 203 Light, Wave Motion and Modern Physics  5
  Total 16
  Total Required 36
  Plus General Education and Elective Requirements  


Certificate of Achievement

Any student who wishes to complete only the requirements listed above qualifies for a Certificate of Achievement in Chemistry. An official request must be filed with the Admissions and Records Office prior to the deadline as stated in the Academic Calendar. 


Note: All courses must be completed with a letter grade of “C” or higher.



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