Liberal Arts and Science: Chemistry Option

This course of study is designed for students who have a strong interest in chemistry and who plan to work toward a major in chemistry or a related field.   Apply & Register Program Details

This course of study is designed for students who have a strong interest in chemistry and who plan to work toward a major in chemistry or a related field.

 


Area of Interest:
Sciences & Mathematics
Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Science

This curriculum is currently in the process of being updated. For the up-to-date curriculum, please view our 2020 Academic Program Guide.

Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I1 3
CHM-111 Chemistry I - Science2 4
MTH-140 Calculus I3 4
...-... Social Science General Education Elective1 3
    14
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II4 3
CHM-112 Chemistry II - Science5 4
MTH-150 Calculus II6 4
...-... Mathematics General Education Elective
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective 4
    15
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
CHM-221 Organic Chemistry I7 4
PHY-201 Physics III 4
MTH-210 Calculus III 4
...-... Humanities General Education Elective 3
HPE-... Health & Exercise Science Elective 1
    16
Second Semester
CHM-222 Organic Chemistry II8 4
PHY-202 Physics IV9 4
...-... Mathematics General Education Elective or
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective 4
...-... Diversity Social Science General Education Elective
...-... Diversity Humanities General Education Elective 3
    15
  Total Minimum Credits 60
1 Must test into ENG-101 or take all appropriate prerequisites
2 Prerequisite: CHM-010, and MTH-124 or MTH-125
3 4 Must test into MTH-140 or take all appropriate prerequisites
4 Prerequisite: ENG-101
5 Prerequisite: CHM-111
6 Prerequisites: MTH-140
7 Prerequisite: CHM-112
8 Prerequisite: CHM-221
9 Prerequisite: PHY-201

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Use the scientific method to design and perform experiments in the chemistry laboratory.
  2. Explain the fundamental concepts of chemistry.
  3. Analyze data using mathematical and chemical principles and present in multiple formats.

Post-Baccalaureate Employment Opportunities

  • Chemist
  • Laboratory technician
  • Physician
  • Physical therapist
  • Physician’s assistant

Transfer Opportunities

Students in this program transfer to many institutions including our premier partner:

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Contact Person

William T. Lavell
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4478
email: wlavell@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

24.0101

Program Code

CHM.AS