If you find yourself intrigued by the world around you, wanting to dive deeper to understand how matter and energy interact, studying chemistry can check all the boxes for you.
Chemistry is everywhere in the world around you and it's essential for meeting our basic needs. Why do leaves change color in the fall? Why are plants green? What's in the food we eat? These are all questions that can be answered by studying chemistry.
At Harford Community College, we offer a chemistry degree that can prepare you for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree.
No. of Credits:
Associate of Science: 60
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your chemistry studies.
What kind of courses can I expect to take?
Develop a strong background in chemistry through required courses and electives like these at Harford:
Mechanics and Particle Dynamics
Vibrations, Waves, Heat. Electricity and Magnetism
What can I do when I complete this program?
With a degree in chemistry at Harford, you can prepare for transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree while gaining foundational knowledge to prepare for a career in chemistry and/or other related fields.
Top Transfer Destinations
University of Maryland
Johns Hopkins University
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