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Chemistry A.S.

Department: Chemistry

Total Credit Hours: 63-65 credits

Required Courses

SubjectCourseTitleCredits
General Education Requirements (31-33 credits)
Mathematics MAT 180 Calculus and Analytic Geometry 5
Communication ENG 101 English Composition I 3
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
COM 101 or Oral Communications  3
COM 110 ** Interpersonal Communication**
Social Science HIS 101 or U.S. History to 1877  3
HIS 102 or U.S. History Since 1877 
HIS 115 or U.S. History Since 1945 
HIS 270 or History of Missouri 
POL 101 or American Government 
POL 102 State & Local Government
Social Science Elective See course descriptions in catalog** 3
Natural Science CHM 115 General Chemistry I 5
Humanities Choose a Humanities Course.  See course descriptions in catalog. 3
Elective Choose 1 course- Humanities, Social Sciences, or MAT course 200+ level. 3-5
Core Course Requirements (32 credits)
Chemistry CHM 116 General Chemistry II 5
CHM 222 Quantitative Analysis 4
CHM 240 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHM 241 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHM 243 Organic Chemistry lab 2
Physics PHY 250 Engineering Physics I 5
PHY 251 Engineering Physics II 5
Math MAT 230 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II 5
Total Required Hours: 63-65 credits

Check with transfer institution to see which course is required for the desired chemistry degree. 

Humanities/Social Science Electives - Typical social science courses include history, political science, sociology, psychology and economics. 

^ This elective includes the Humanities/Social Science Electives but can also be used for any other course required by the transfer institution.

*The Academic Skills Assessment or appropriate ACT scores are required before enrolling in Math or English classes.

** Check with transfer institution to see which course is required for the desired biology degree.

Per College policy Individual students may be required to take COL 101.

Suggested Schedule Planning

CourseTitleCredits
First Semester (16 credits)
MAT 180 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I* 5
CHM 115 General Chemistry I 5
ENG 101 English Composition I* 3
HIS/POL U.S. History or American Government 3
Second Semester (16 credits)
MAT 230 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 5
CHM 116 General Chemistry II 5
ENG 102 General Chemistry II 3
COM 101 or Oral Communication 3
COM 110 Interpersonal Communication **
Third Semester (15 - 17 credits)
CHM 240 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHM 222 Quantitative Analysis 4
PHY 250 Engineering Physics I 5
Elective^ 3-5
Fourth Semester (16 credits)
CHM 241 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHM 243 Organic Chemistry Lab  2
PHY 251 Engineering Physics II  5
Social Science Elective 3
Humanities Elective 3
Total Hours Required for Graduation: 63-65 credits

Humanities/Social Science Electives - Typical social science courses include history, political science, sociology, psychology and economics.

^ This elective includes the Humanities/Social Science Electives but can also be used for any other course required by the transfer institution.  Check transfer school's requirements before choosing this course.

The Academic Skills Assessment or appropriate ACT scores are required before enrolling in Math or English classes.

**Check with transfer institution to see which course is required for the desired biology degree.

Per College policy Individual students may be required to take COL 101.

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