Pharmaceutical and Laboratory Science

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: A1533)

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • The student will be able to apply knowledge and skills acquired from courses in chemistry to solve problems connected to the pharmaceutical industry.

Gainful Employment

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Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

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Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
CHEM 150 INTRODUCTION TO CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY 2
CHEM 180 COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN CHEMISTRY 2
MATH 122
APPLIED CALCULUS II
or ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS II
3-4
PHYS 170
COLLEGE PHYSICS I
or PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS I
3
PHYS 171
COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY I
or PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS LABORATORY I
1
 Units11-12
Second Semester
CHEM 190 CHEMICAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 2
Select one of the following options: 4
COLLEGE PHYSICS II
and COLLEGE PHYSICS LABORATORY II
 
PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS II
and PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS LABORATORY II
 
 Units6
Third Semester
CHEM 240 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I 5
CHEM 250 ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY 5
 Units10
Fourth Semester
CHEM 160 INTRODUCTORY BIOCHEMISTRY 3
CHEM 242 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II 5
CHEM 244 ORGANIC ANALYSIS AND SPECTROSCOPY 2
 Units10
 Total Units37-38