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Associate in Arts

Chemistry Concentration

From subatomic particles to life-sustaining biochemical reactions and global interactions of the oceans and earth's atmosphere, Chemistry is the study of the properties and behavior of matter. Chemistry can be pursued as a major field of study leading to career options that include medicine, research, toxicology and analytical chemistry. Chemistry is also a required course for the study of other physical sciences.

Students who are matriculated and place into developmental math and/or English are required to begin the course sequence in the first semester. Please see an advisor with questions.

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Requirements
First SemesterCredits
ENL101 English Composition I
 
3
BIO151 General Biology I
 
4
CHM151 General Chemistry I
 
4
MAT240 Calculus I
 
4
Second SemesterCredits
ENL102 English Composition II
 
3
CHM152 General Chemistry II
 
4
MAT250 Calculus II
 
4
    STEM Elective
 
3 (or) 4
    Behavioral & Social Science 3
Third SemesterCredits
CHM251 Organic Chemistry I
 
5
PHY211 University Physics I
 
4
    Humanities & Fine Arts 3
    STEM Elective
 
3 (or) 4
Fourth SemesterCredits
CHM252   Organic Chemistry II
 
5
PHY212   University Physics II
 
4
    Humanities & Fine Arts 3
    Behavioral & Social Science 3
Total Credits 62

Capitol letter M to designate a milestone course Designates a Milestone course. A milestone course must be completed in the semester indicated to ensure that you remain on track to continue on in your program and graduate on time.

Note: The Associate in Arts degree does not indicate a specialized degree in a concentration. Students who complete this concentration will satisfy the requirements of MassTransfer. For additional information pertaining to degree requirements, please refer to Degree Requirements

Contact the Science Department

Pat Phelan, Administrative Assistant
Office Science 201
Phone 774.330.4363
E-mail pphelan@capecod.edu