2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 19, 2024  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chemistry, AS

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Program Description:

An associate degree in chemistry prepares students for work as entry-level technicians for a baccalaureate degree program. Entry-level jobs in chemical research, medical laboratories, pharmaceuticals, petroleum industry, plastics, and chemical manufacturing are all possibilities.

Program Requirements:

I. Wright State Core: 40 Hours

Element 1 - Communication: 6 Hours

Element 2 - Mathematics: 4 Hours


Element 3 - Global Traditions: 6 Hours

Element 4 - Arts / Humanities: 3 Hours

Element 5 - Social Sciences: 6 Hours

Element 6 - Natural Science: 8 Hours

Students pursuing a Bacehlor of Science degree in Chemistry should take (PHY 1100, PHY 1100L, PHY 1120, PHY 1120L) or (PHY 2400, PHY 2400L, PHY 2410, PHY 2410L) to satisfy this element.

Additional Core Courses: 7 Hours


Multicultural Competence (MC)

Two Multicultural Competence (MC) Core courses are required

Writing Across the Curriculum (IW)

Two Integrated Writing (IW) Core courses are required

Total: 60 Hours

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry should take MTH 2320 prior to matriculation.

Graduation Planning Strategy

The Graduation Planning Strategy (GPS) has been created to illustrate one option to complete degree requirements within a particular time frame. Students are encouraged to meet with their academic advisor to adjust this plan based on credit already earned, individual needs or curricular changes that may not be reflected in this year’s catalog.

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