Chemistry

On your way to an associate degree in chemistry you’ll be equipped with critical-thinking and problem-solving skills crucial to lifelong achievement. Plus, degrees in chemistry and biochemistry are highly regarded in medical professions; Stark State offers tracks toward chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medicine and pre-pharmacy. With small classes and laboratory sections, you’ll get individual attention from quality faculty using chemistry labs that parallel those of universities. Courses are approved for the Ohio Transfer Module and Transfer Agreement Guidelines.

Work in many areas, including

  • chemistry
  • chemical, petroleum and corrosion engineering
  • pharmaceuticals
  • health sciences
  • environmental sciences
  • petrochemicals
  • polymers
  • paints and coatings
  • materials sciences

Prepare for a career as a

  • lab technician
  • plant technician
  • research technician

 

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101
Student Success Seminar
CHM141
General Chemistry I (lab)
SOC225
Cultural Diversity
ENG124
College Composition
MTH135
Precalculus
CHM142
General Chemistry II (lab)
Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective
 
Arts & Humanities Elective
MTH223
Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
CHM241
Organic Chemistry I (lab)
Concentration Core
 
Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective
Elective
CHM242
Organic Chemistry II (lab)
Concentration Core
Elective(s)

TOTAL CREDITS 60-65

Associate of science in chemistry

  • American Chemical Society Student Chapter