Pre-Pharmacy

Associate in Arts
Transfer Degree
Cost
$11,196*

Prepare to study pharmacy

Dispense medication safely and confidently

You want to love what you do. Begin today by taking a lower cost path to a bachelor’s degree with this Associate in Arts in Pre-Pharmacy. Your science and math-focused course work prepares you to offer treatment services to patients in a variety of settings.

Consult an advisor to ensure the courses in your program fulfill the requirements of your desired college or university.

What can you do with an A.A. in Pre-Pharmacy?

The Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree in pre-pharmacy prepares you to transfer and complete a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology or related fields, or to possibly apply directly to a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) program.

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
    ENG 121 3
    BIO 161 4
    CHM 121 5
    PSY 121 3
    • Course Code CLC 120
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ENG 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code BIO 161
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CHM 121
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PSY 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    ENG 122 3
    CHM 123 5
    BIO 162 4
    MTH 145 5
    • Course Code ENG 122
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CHM 123
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code BIO 162
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MTH 145
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    ANT 221 3
    CHM 222 5
    CMM 121 3
    ECO 221 3
    • Course Code ANT 221
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CHM 222
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CMM 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ECO 221
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CHM 223 5
    HUM 127 3
    PHI 125 3
    ART 121 3
    • Course Code CHM 223
      Course Title
      Credits 5
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUM 127
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PHI 125
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ART 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights

Total Credit Hours

62


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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Pre-Pharmacy at CLC

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*Cost includes tuition and other fees, including books and materials before financial aid is applied, such as grants, loans or scholarships. There are many opportunities for financial assistance at CLC. Learn more about Cost of Attendance.

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