Chemical Technology Department

Chemical Technology Courses

Register for classes using WebAdvisor. Review the searchable online Class Schedule for class dates and times. Course descriptions are available in the Catalog. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and discuss their long-range academic plan. A sampling of courses for this discipline includes (not a complete list):

  • CHMT/BIOT-102 Chemical Safety and Hygiene

Textbooks, Online Access Codes, Other Supplies and Resources

Most Ohlone College classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. Most of these purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Students may also be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with the instructor.

More at Textbooks: Information and Purchasing, including Online Orders, Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies, Book Buybacks, and Textbook Costs.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the courses in this discipline, the student will have acquired the following knowledge and skills:

  • Analyze health science situations in terms of moles, measurements, concentrations, dilutions, chemical conversions, titrations, etc.
  • Apply scientific and mathematical principles.
  • Compare and contrast compounds and processes such as carbohydrates, lipids, enzymes, proteins, nucleic acids, metabolic pathways (Kreb's cycle, glycoloysis, etc.), nutrition, and body fluids.
  • Gain proficiency in inquiry-based lab and problem solving skills and demonstrate the ability to conduct sciencific investigations by suspending preliminary judgments, drawing conclusions only from observable and testable data.

Related Information at Ohlone

Transfer Information for Chemical Technology Majors

Go to to explore information about majors and courses. Please visit the Counseling Department and Transfer Center for assistance with transfer information, degrees, applications and more.

Career Opportunities in Chemical Technology

Please refer to the following links for employment outlook and labor market information:

Please visit the Counseling Department and Career Services for information.


Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Division.