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


Our transfer agreements with more than 40 colleges and universities help you move smoothly – and affordably – from an associate degree to a baccalaureate program.

  • Associate of science in chemistry
  • American Chemical Society Student Chapter
  • Choose Ohio First Scholarship

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