Chemistry

Associate in Science
Transfer Degree
Cost
$11,045*

Learn the central science

Study matter and the changes it undergoes

Expand your opportunities when you study chemistry, the “central science,” at College of Lake County. You learn all about matter and the changes it undergoes. This knowledge unlocks a broad understanding of all scientific fields and helps you better understand the world around you. It also prepares you for transfer and work opportunities.

What can you do with an A.S. in Chemistry?

The Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in chemistry prepares you to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or a related science field.

Highlights

  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.
  • Transfer Degree

    Save on your first 2 years and transfer your credits to the 4-year school of your choice.
  • Program Length: 2 Years

    Full-time students finish in 2 years.

Career Outlook

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A College & Career Navigator (CCN) is ready to answer your questions and assist with your application, academic program selection, class enrollment and connecting you with resources as needed, making your journey at CLC smoother.

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Recommended Pathway

This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.

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  • Credit for prior learning available
  • Dual credit options available
  • Global citizenship
  • Online/Virtual options available
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CLC 120 2
    CHM 121 5
    ENG 121 3
    MTH 145 5
    • Course Code CLC 120
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CHM 121
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ENG 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MTH 145
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CHM 123 5
    ENG 122 3
    MTH 146 4
    BIO 161 4
    • Course Code CHM 123
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ENG 122
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MTH 146
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code BIO 161
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CHM 222 5
    PHY 121 5
    CMM 121 3
    PSY 121 3
    • Course Code CHM 222
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PHY 121
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CMM 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PSY 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CHM 223 5
    HUM 127 3
    ART 121 3
    ANT 121 3
    • Course Code CHM 223
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUM 127
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ART 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ANT 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights

Total Credit Hours

61

Learn how CLC helps you transfer

Start at CLC and continue with a 4-year school to earn your bachelor's degree. CLC has partnerships with many colleges and universities, covering a wide range of programs.

Our Guaranteed Transfer Partnerships (GTAs) with a select number of schools guarantee admission to students who meet specific criteria.



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Chemistry at CLC

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