A.S. Degree, Transfer
An option of Arts & Sciences

Offers a variety of science and mathematics courses for students pursuing a course of study in chemistry. Students planning to transfer to a four-year college should check the requirements of that institution. If there are significant differences, the student should consult an advisor for guidance.


Bob Ford, Ph.D.
Department Chair

Sharon Smith
Academic Office Manager

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Credits Courses
EN 101–English Composition 3
MA 210–Calculus I 4
MA 211–Calculus II 4
MA 212–Calculus III 4
Social & Behavioral Sciences (Electives must be from two disciplines)  
Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Arts & Humanities  
Arts Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Humanities Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Communications Elective (GenEd course list) ‡ 3
Biological & Physical Sciences  
CH 101–General Chemistry 4
CH 102–General Chemistry 4
CH 201–Organic Chemistry 4
CH 202–Organic Chemistry 4
PY 203–Introductory Physics I 4
PY 204–Introductory Physics II 4
Interdisciplinary & Emerging Issues  
Choose from 2 categories:  
Computer Literacy Elective (GenEd course list)  
Interdisciplinary Issues Elective (GenEd course list) ‡  
Multicultural Issues & Perspectives Elective (GenEd course list) ‡  
Wellness Elective (GenEd course list) 6
PE/Health Elective (A Wellness course will satisfy this requirement) 1/3
Total 60/63

‡ All degree-seeking students must complete a Cultural Competency course in order to graduate. This course may satisfy another requirement in your program. If a specific course is not required, choose at least one course from the Cultural Competence list in the academic catalog.

The Career & Transfer Center has a variety of print and electronic resources available to help with transfer planning. ARTSYS, a computerized articulation system created especially to help community college students transfer to Maryland four-year institutions is available, as well as College Source and College Board. College Source also allows students to view college catalogs from across the nation.