Overview of Chemistry Department
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The Chemistry Department at Ohlone College offers general and organic chemistry for science majors, pre-professionals, and engineering majors. Other courses satisfy the general ed requirements, prepare students for general chemistry and the nursing program, and give a basic chemical training to help students understand the modern world.
Pre-requisites for General Chemistry
General Chemistry (CHEM-101A) has two pre-requisites:
- CHEM-102 Preparation for General Chemistry, and
- MATH-152 Algebra II
Both of these pre-requisites can be satisfied by passing the Chemistry Placement Test and the Math Placement Test. Check with the Placement Testing Center for details.
Chemistry Degrees and Certificates
Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree
Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degree
Certificates of Accomplishment
- Chemistry Lab Skills: Basic Certificate of Accomplishment (PDF)
- Chemistry Lab Skills: Advanced Certificate of Accomplishment (PDF)
- Physical Science Certificate of Accomplishment (PDF)
Review a sample listing of Courses in this area of study. Review academic requirements in the Catalog and in the Curriculum Guides. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and/or have questions answered.
Apply for a Degree or Certificates
Are you finishing your associate degree or certificate? Please review How to Apply for a Degree or Certificate.
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