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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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 (Fall only - Prereq Required)
4 Organic Chemistry II CHM204 (Spring only - Prereq Required)
4 Engineering Physics I EGR105 (Prereq Required)
4 Engineering Physics II EGR106 (Prereq Required)
4 Engineering Physics III EGR204 (Spring only - Prereq Required)
7 Electives CHM202 and MAT231 recommended
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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