Liberal Arts and Sciences: Mathematics and Science - Chemistry

Program Information

Degree Type: AS
Program Code: LAMS - CHEM
Hegis Code: 5649.00
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Chemistry Concentration

SUNY Adirondack offers a two-year Liberal Arts and Sciences Associate in Science (AS) degree in Mathematics and Science with a concentration in Chemistry. This program awards a two-year AS degree and sets a solid base for students to transfer to a four-year institution. This concentration prepares students for further education and eventual careers in several fields such as: analytical chemist, chemical engineer, healthcare scientist (clinical biochemistry), forensic scientist, research scientist (physical sciences), toxicologist, pharmacy, medicine, dentistry, nursing, veterinary medicine, and secondary education. Recommended high school preparation: Biology, chemistry, physics and four years of math.

Cr. Course Title Course Code
1-2 Freshman Experience HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 Introduction to College Writing ENG101
3 SUNY Gen Ed Basic Communication  ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106, ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110
4 Calculus I MAT131 (Prereq Required)
4 General Chemistry I CHM111 (Prereq Required)
4 Calculus II MAT132 (Prereq Required)
2 Health and Wellness

Any PED activity courses, AVS101, AVS102, BIO115, HED103, HED104, HED108, NTR101, NTR111, PED105, PED106, PED206, or PED211

(Note PED 210 and PED 212 do not fulfill this requirement)

3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization  
3 SUNY GEN ED American History  
3 SUNY GEN ED Social Science    
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities  
4 General Chemistry II CHM112 (Prereq Required)
4 Organic Chemistry I CHM203 (Prereq Required)
4 Organic Chemistry II CHM204 (Prereq Required)
4 Engineering Physics I EGR105 (Prereq Required)
4 Engineering Physics II EGR106 (Prereq Required)
4 Engineering Physics III EGR204 (Prereq Required)
7 Electives  
64 Minimum credits required for graduation  


Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100, HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101
4 MAT131
4 CHM111
3 SUNY GEN ED American History
1 Health and Wellness
Second Semester
3 ENG102 - ENG110
4 MAT132
4 CHM112
4 EGR105
1 Health and Wellness
Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization
3 SUNY GEN ED Social Science
4 CHM203
4 EGR106
3 Electives - see Note 1
Fourth Semester
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities
4 CHM204
4 EGR204
4 Electives - see Note 1

1. Recommended electives are CHM202 and MAT231.

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