Liberal Arts and Science: Pre-Pharmacy Option

This course of study is designed to provide a strong foundation in science for students who intend to pursue a degree in pharmacy.   Apply & Register Program Details

This course of study is designed to provide a strong foundation in science for students who intend to pursue a degree in pharmacy.

 


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 Elective 3
    14
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II4 3
CHM-112 Chemistry II - Science5 4
BIO-111 Biology I - Science 4
...-... Humanities General Education Elective 3
    14
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
CHM-221 Organic Chemistry I6 4
PHY-101 Physics I7 or  
PHY-201 Physics III8 4
BIO-112 Biology II - Science 4
BIO-211 Anatomy & Physiology I9 4
    16
Second Semester
CHM-222 Organic Chemistry II10 4
PHY-102 Physics II11 or  
PHY-202 Physics IV12 4
BIO-212 Anatomy & Physiology II13 4
...-... Diversity Social Science General Education Elective or
...-... Diversity Humanities General Education Elective 3
HPE-... Health & Exercise Science Elective 1
    16
  Total Minimum Credits 60
1 Must test into ENG-101 or take all appropriate prerequisites.
2 Prerequisite: CHM-010, MTH-124 or MTH-125
3 Must test into MTH-140 or take all appropriate prerequisites
4 Prerequisite: ENG-101
5 Prerequisite: CHM-111
6 Prerequisite: CHM 112
7 Prerequisites: MTH-100; PHY-101 Corequisites: MTH-124 or MTH-125
8 Prerequisites: MTH-140
9 Prerequisite: BIO-111
10 Prerequisite: CHM-221
11 Prerequisite: PHY-101
12 Prerequisite: PHY-201
13 Prerequisite: BIO-211

Program Student Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Analyze and synthesize data to form a conclusion.
  2. Apply the basic concepts of chemistry, including the structure and function of molecules.
  3. Explain how pharmaceutical agents effect human physiology.
  4. Communicate scientific information in both written and oral formats

Post Pharmacy Degree Employment Opportunities

  • Hospital pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Retail pharmacy

Contact Person

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

Additional information

CIP Code

24.0101

Program Code

PPH.AS